bench hook

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any of various stops on a workbench against which work can be pushed (as while chiseling or planing)

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We use bench hooks on the table to cut the linoleum so students will not have to be concerned about the block moving on the table when they are cutting.
Since we were now ready to use the tools, I emphasized the importance of safety and how the bench hook acts should be considered their "other hand.
Placing the 4 1/2" x 6" rubber image on the bench hook, students were reminded that areas removed by the tool would not print.
Use a bench hook, keep free hand behind carving hand and no talking.
Materials * water-soluble block printing inks * linoleum blocks * printing paper * soft rubber roller * baren or wooden spoon * inking tray or plate/metal bench hooks * transfer paper Procedures 1.