EXCEL-Deluxe Wood Carving Set. The choice of tools used can make all the difference when working on a project. Each of these carving tools is made with high-quality carbon steel and has a hardwood handle. The shaft on each is approximately 3 inches long and the overall length of the tool is 6-3/4 inches. Included in the set are one straight chisel, one curved chisel, one skew chisel, one straight gouge, one curved gouge, and one curved V tool.