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What is a pitcher and what is it used for?

What is a pitcher and what is it used for?

If you’d like to venture into the exciting world of sculpture, Rock&Tools is here to welcome you! If you’re not sure what each tool is used for or which you should buy first, don’t worry, you can find lots of information on this topic in our blog. Today we’d like to talk in detail about pitchers, what they are and what they’re used for.

What is a pitcher?

Pitchers are manual tools with a head designed for cutting. At Rock&Tools we offer a wide range of pitchers for sculpting stone, sculpting stone, so if you need any help choosing the right one for you, all you need to do is ask us!

What is it used for?

The main function of a pitcher is to cut and remove excess pieces from a piece of stone, to restore its natural appearance. It can also be used to remove the marks left by the bits when splitting the stone with wedges and shims.

This tool is very commonly used in sculpture and building by top professionals, but, if used carefully and in accordance with the necessary safety measures, beginners can also use it without problems.

What are the different types of pitchers?

On our website you can find various different types of pitchers according to the stone that you want to cut. Some of them can be used for cutting soft stonesoft stone, while others are for cutting hard stone. We also have ergonomic versions that provide a safer grip for when you need to strike stone with more power, as well as other designs for professionals, which are the more high-performance pitchers-performance pitchers.

How are pitchers used?

If you’d like to see how to use this tool properly, we’ve uploaded a video onto our YouTube channel that explains it perfectly. We hope that you’ll find it useful, and if this is the case, please click the Like button.


Get your tools for sculpting stone

If you’re looking for a pitcher or any other tool for sculpting stone, we’re here to help. At Rock&Tools we have a wide range of high-quality stone sculpting tools so you can bring all of your projects to life just as you envisaged them. We hope that this article was useful to help you learn a bit more about pitchers, one of the most commonly used tools in sculpture. Join our community! You can follow us here, in our Art Space and on social media

Last modified on: March 29, 2021

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