Trow and Holden Wedge & Shim Sets
Don't let their size fool you, Trow & Holden's Wedge & Shim Sets (or Plugs & Feathers) are powerful and cost-effective stone splitting tools.
With the proper size selection and right technique, these modest tools can split nearly any size stone.
- size indicates recommended hole diameter
- 3/8in, 1/2in, 5/8in, 3/4in, 7/8in sizes are sold in packages of (5) sets
- 1in, 1-1/2in, 2in sizes are sold as individual sets
Though they do what they are supposed to the metal on the shims is very soft so that the wedge digs into the side of the shim and the wings straighten and are pushed into the hole I had to grind the face of the shim to remove the large burr