Potters Ribs are essential tools for throwing clay on the wheel, hand building or sculpting.
Small Bowl Ribs are designed to give as many radius sweeps on the clay as possible.
They are made with a stiff polymer but still offer some flexibility.
Color of rib dictates level of firmness.
5 inches x 2 inches . Made in USA!
Small Bowl Ribs are designed to give as many radius sweeps on the clay as possible. They are smaller in the front and bigger in the back and are a workhorse of a rib, especially if you are throwing big pots. All of our Mudtools polymer pottery ribs are made of a unique flexible material that will not develop burrs or cracks under normal use. We've found that over time the rib becomes even more polished. Each polymer shape is available in a variety of hardness's. See Product Description Tab below for more information. Whether you are throwing clay on the wheel, hand building or sculpting, the pottery rib is a classic and essential tool. Because it acts as an extension of the potter's own hand, we believe it should function well and be a joy to use. With that in mind, we have 9 different polymer ribs and 10 stainless steel ribs for you to choose from. Whatever you want to make , we've got you covered.