SC Studios LLC's Master Set was the most extensive and versatile line of tools on the market.... (see The Expanded Master set) With 100 meticulously handcrafted in the USA tools to choose from, this line of tools will have something for the beginner as well as the most experienced artist.
Original Master Set
- The Master set is comprised of 24 different shapes, available in up to 5 sizes of each. Every tool is hand made from w1 heat treated for maximum hardness and wear resistance. Every tool is approximately 4 3/8” long. Sizes are as follows: XS - 1/8” stock. For the finest detail great for jewelry, but can be useful for any artist doing chasing and repousse. S – 3/16” stock. For fine detail work, suited for all chasing and repousse applications M – 1/4” stock. This is the most common size of chasing tools and great size to start your collection. L – 5/16” stock. For larger pieces, great for planishing and embossing large areas XL – 3/8” stock. An old adage is: you want the largest face hammer that will fit the surface being worked on. The same goes for chasing and repousse. These extra large tools will help you get a smoother finish with far less work, as they move more metal with each blow. Shapes and available sizes are as follows: These standard tools are all available in all 5 sizes: Straight liner Curved liner Round Planisher Shallow round embosser Deep round embosser Square planisher Square embosser Triangle planisher Tear drop Planisher Tear drop embosser Rectangle planisher Rectangle embosser Oval planisher Oval embosser Thin oval embosser The following texturing tools are available is sizes XS, S, M: Round texturing tool Square texturing tool Rectangle texturing tool Oval texturing tool Tear drop texturing tool Concave planisher Angled planisher Curved angled planisher Also included is a stippling punch in one size S