The Scorp by Timber Tools is also known as a gouge knife, handle bar gouge, or log builders gouge. This tool is extremely useful in cleaning out and finishing lateral notches in logs, to the scribe line. It comes sharpened on front and back edge to facilitate cutting on the push stroke where the wood grain runs across the scribe line (knots!) 2½" U-shaped cutting edge with the same drop, 24" handle spread. Hand forged. Leather guard included.