Small circular wooden rib made of wenge hardwood.
Very helpful with bowl making, and getting a smooth inner curve. The wooden ribs have 3 finger holes in the back for a secure grip during throwing.
Size: 76mm wide x 19mm thick
Care and maintenance:
Avoid being left submerged in water for prolonged period of time. Clean with a wet sponge to remove any clay after use, allow to dry. Mineral oil can be used after a few weeks to refresh the surface.
Wooden Rib Tutorial by Hsin-Chuen Lin:
Throwing a 3lb Bowl and Using Ribs to Shape the Inside Curve
Using a Round Wooden Rib to Throw a Shallow Wide Bowl