Ashley Iles Mark II Chisels

  • Advertise with us

« back to Hand Tools forum

Forum topic by BubbaIBA posted 10-25-2014 12:32 PM 1242 views 0 times favorited 0 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View BubbaIBA's profile


387 posts in 2403 days

10-25-2014 12:32 PM

While having my morning coffee and doing a little mindless browsing before putting on the monkey suit and strapping a Sim to my butt for the 8th day in a row…..Oh poor me. OK the morning kevtch is out of the way on to the chase.

I ran across the blog of G.S.Hayden , it was interesting enough to bookmark. He made a statement on a post about chisels, which one he would save in case of a disaster, that rang very true to me. That statement was: ”...And for the record I think the Ashley Iles Mk 2 is the best value fine bench chisel available today…”. I agree, you can find good chisels both cheaper and more expensive but the Ashley Iles' hit the sweet spot of quality and price. They have great balance and very good high carbon steel with thin blades. Just a great bench chisel at any price point.

0 replies so far

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics