Joiners Birdcage Awl (Two Cherries)

Two Cherries Birdcage Joiners Awl

Brand: Two Cherries (Germany)

The square shape of the Two Cherries Birdcage Awl means that it continuously reams the hole instead of pushing and reaming like the bradawl.

  • $9.00


Description

The reaming action of the Two Cherries birdcage awl is similar to that of the bradawl. However, its square shape means that it continuously reams the hole instead of pushing and reaming like the bradawl.

Hence the name, birdcage, at one time these were most commonly used for such tasks as making small holes to stick tiny dowels in to make a quick cheap bird cage.

The continuous reaming of the birdcage awl creates a clean hole. The tapered point means the hole is also tapered, which is beneficial for the insertion of the screw or nail.

The birdcage awl is often considered the most effective woodworking awl because it creates the roundest, most consistent holes. 

 

Length: 190mm

 

  • Made in Germany

 

Shipping

Our warehouse is based in Nelson, NZ and all transactions are charged in New Zealand dollars. All shipping is charged at $NZD 7.90 including GST for shipping anywhere within New Zealand.  All goods from a single order will be shipped together. If several orders have been made on the same day, by the same person, to the same delivery address, we will do our best to combine those orders into one shipment unless otherwise instructed.

Shipping is free of charge for all overs $150NZD.

Please contact us directly on sales@piranhatools.co.nz if you wish to have your goods shipped outside of New Zealand and we will advise you of custom shipping costs.

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