Chamise Root Burl Metallic Crochet Hook
This crochet hook is made from Chamise Root Burl cast with metallic pigmented Alumilite and your choice of wood ends. It's shaped with a larger handle to relieve stress on the hand and wrist when crocheting. The hook has an Ergonomic shape that fits nicely in the hand.
Please see Hook Info for Crochet Hook dimensions. Nelsonwood Hook Info
Because this hook is handcrafted there will be variation in appearance, grain, size and color. While there are slight variation the basic Ergonomic shape is maintained. No two handcrafted hooks will be the same!
Pictures are examples of what you will receive.
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As the name implies this burl comes from the root of a tree or shrub. So being a root it's prone to have foreign object in them that the root has grown around. The main danger is stones or rock. They are deadly to the tools used to shape the wood and can also cause failure to the turning.
Here you see a stone in the turning
This is what it does to the skew chisel