Etching/Drypoint Needles and Scribes

Capable of producing extremely sensitive lines, these etching needles and scribes taper to fine points and are intended for use on grounded plates. They can be resharpened.

Twisted Etching Needle — A crossover hit in the world of modeling, mold making, and sgraffito, this tool is solid steel with a tapered point on both ends. 6-3/4" long.

Diamond Point Scribe — Excellent for drypoint, this high-quality scribe produces fine lines on zinc or copper. It can also etch glass. Scribe has a tempered steel tip with a diamond point and a wooden, pencil-style barrel. 5-1/2" long.

Carbide Point Scribe — The perfect tool for drypoint, this steel-handled, carbide point scribe measures 6" (152 mm) long.

Double Point Scribe — This cork-handled etching needle has traditional, double-edged steel tips and a comfortable grip. The handle is ideal for both beginning artists and those who have trouble grasping a thin etching needle. 6" long.

Carbide Point Scribe
Carbide Point Scribe
Diamond Point Scribe
Double Point Scribe
Twisted Etching Needle

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