Shape 3 is 7.6cm wide and gives a good sweep across the clay. This is a good rib if you throw larger objects. Michael Sherrill uses the Green Medium or Blue Firm because they are stiffer and bite into the clay.
All of our Mudtools polymer pottery ribs are made of a unique flexible material that will not develop burrs or cracks under normal use. Each polymer shape is available in a variety of hardness.
Red (Very Soft)
The pottery rib is a classic and essential tool, it acts as an extension of the potter’s own hand. There are 9 different polymer ribs and 10 stainless steel ribs for you to choose from. Whatever you want to make, Mudtools have got you covered.