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"Canonical" Left-Handed Methods


Is there a "canonical" method for using left-handed tools?  My research has left me confused.  There's such a variety of left-handed methods that I find myself uncertain which method tools like this:

...are really intended to be used, why they're helpful.

After much trial and error, I now believe these left-handed chisels are intended for overwriter writing styles using a straight holder, like so:

They are built way more solid than the right-handed version, intended for pushing rather than pulling, and the angle fits just right when used this manner.


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