Hand forge scratch awl made from recycled spring steel. These marking tools range is size from 5.5"-7.5" long and are designed to fit comfortably in the hand. The are great for marking out cuts in wood, and will still be easily visible on wet or dark coloured wood, were pencil or pen marks would be difficult to see. As well as scribing on leather, plastic or metals like brass, copper, tin, as well as other non ferrous metals. The sharp end of this tool can also be used to pierce materials such as leather, fabric, plastic, or thin sheet metal. The loop on the other end provides an large target to lightly strike with a hammer or mallet to make the piercing easier.
Round tipped awls for square tipped awls see my other listing.