What Does Allongee Mean? What Is An Allongee Chisel / Carving Tool?

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The term allongee is a French term which means 'Elongated'.

The term 'allongee' is sometimes mispelt as alongee.

In relation to tools, 'Allongee' is a term which appears certainly for some wood carving tools, usually large wood carving tools which have tapered sides splaying from thin at the handle end of the blade to thick at the cutting edge end.


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