bark spud


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bark spud

[′bark ‚spəd]
(design engineering)
A tool which peels off bark. Also known as barker.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The bark spud was used to pry away the bark from the trunk.
To remove bark on larger trunks you can get a bark spud, a giant steel chisel with a yard-or-longer wood handle.