Wal-Board Tools 88-002 8" x 3" Blue Spring Steel Blade Taping Knife with Plastic Handle (EK-08)
• Taping knife
• Mounting tempered aluminum for strength
• Professional quality "1095" blue spring steel blades for lasting memory and flexibility
• Injection molded red plastic handle attached to mounting by steel cutlery rivets
• 8" x 3" blade
The Wallboard Red Handle 8" Taping Knife features a textured handle for non slipping and comfort. Also utilizes 1095 blue steel to ensure blade memory (The purpose of blade memory is to have a consistent mud application). Blade size is one application process in feathering of joint. General use of taping knife is to apply a light coat of mud over joint utilizing paper or mesh tape.