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This LEVEL5 7” skimming blade is ideal for use as a wipe-down knife when smoothing and feathering compound behind an automatic drywall taper or banjo. It’s designed to smooth and finish drywall mud, plaster and other wall finishing compounds for professional results. The compact profile of this smoothing tool makes it perfect for working in tight areas.

For more details or to purchase by telephone, call us at 800.227.7713.

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Stainless Steel Insert

LEVEL5 skimming blades feature a 0.3mm stainless steel blade insert that can be replaced when damaged or worn.

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1 Year Warranty
For one year from date of purchase to the original owner, LEVEL5 warrants that this product will be free from defects in material and function. Terms and conditions apply. See product warranties for full details.

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LEVEL5 7-Inch Drywall Skimming Blade | 4-907

Overview

This LEVEL5 7” skimming blade is ideal for use as a wipe-down knife when smoothing and feathering compound behind an automatic drywall taper or banjo. It can be used on drywall mud, plaster and other wall finishing compounds with professional results. The compact profile of this 7"smoothing tool also makes it perfect for working compound in tight areas.

Design Features

  • Smooth and finish compound to perfection.
  • Patent-pending extruded aluminum blade back is lightweight but offers high strength and rigidity.
  • 0.3mm high quality, high precision European stainless steel blade inserts are replaceable if damaged or worn.
  • High impact, glass-filled composite end caps that can be easily removed for replacing blade inserts.
  • Optional handle adapter and extendable handles for working with high ceilings.

For more details or to purchase by telephone, call us at 800.227.7713.

Design Features

  • Smooth and finish compound to perfection.
  • Patent-pending extruded aluminum blade back is lightweight but offers high strength and rigidity.
  • 0.3mm high quality, high precision European stainless steel blade inserts are replaceable if damaged or worn.
  • High impact, glass-filled composite end caps that can be easily removed for replacing blade inserts.
  • Optional handle adapter and extendable handles for working with high ceilings.

For more details or to purchase by telephone, call us at 800.227.7713.

Why Choose LEVEL5 Skimming Blades?

LEVEL5 drywall skimming blades comprise the most competitively priced, highest quality line of compound smoothing tools on the market today. 

What sets LEVEL5's patent pending skimming blades apart is their ultra-lightweight design. Drywall skimming is a finesse game;  the skimming blades, extendable handles and handle adapter in this tool line have been specifically developed to move mud effortlessly and with high sensitivity. 

Suggested Uses

We often are asked "What is a skimming blade used for?" Here is a video from LEVEL5 founder and CEO, Scott Murray, discussing the typical uses based on blade length.

Available in eight lengths, there’s a LEVEL5 skimming blade for every drywall finishing job:

  1. 7-inch, 10-inch or 14-Inch blades are often used for wiping down and bedding tape after after the tape has been applied using an automatic taper or banjo. 
  2. When finishing butt joints or slightly wider areas, 16-Inch, 24-Inch or 32-Inch skimming blades are ideal and will get the job done faster than any trowel or finishing knife.
  3. 40-Inch or 48-Inch skimming blades are perfect for smoothing larger areas. Typical examples would include when you roll on and smooth drywall joint compound to a level 5 finish, or when you are covering up textured ceilings and walls.

LEVEL5 7-Inch Drywall Skimming Blade | 4-907

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LEVEL5 7-Inch Drywall Skimming Blade | 4-907

Reviews

Perfect tool for large area floating

colinmcc
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September 28, 2020
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Amazon

Because I hate butt joints in ceiling dry wall I have for years created a 1/8" recess between the joints where I can bend/pull the ends of the boards up and then skim flat with the rest of the ceiling. Since I have only ever had a trowel/knife with a 12" blade I resorted years ago to taking the handle off a 30" hand saw and clamping the blade between two pieces of wood. This I used as a wide flattening trowel. Then I came across this tool, and have just finished three ceilings each with a butt join in the centre. it is PERFECT! Easy to grip, light and produced a smooth coat that needed hardly any sanding. And, as the stainless blade slides out for cleaning, easy to clean. Recommended.

The best tool

margaritavach
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July 23, 2020
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Amazon

Bought it to my husband he is the plaster man. He was looking for it for a long time! he said it is works AMAZING

Want to do drywall mudding like a professional, this tool is a must have!!!

D&D Chambers
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June 9, 2020
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Amazon

Again I am not a professional drywaller but far more than a DIY’er, that being said, this thing is absolutely amazing. If you thin out the mud a bit, apply a skim coat and draw this trowel over it the result is like a seasoned professional. The surface was smooth greatly reducing the sanding process. It’s design makes it comfortable to use and easy to control, I was completely impressed with this tool and highly recommend it. Sorry about the pic, there’s no edit feature to flip it upright. It’s an image of the first time I used the tool, with more experience these seams will be even better... love it!!!

There still makes it very easy and it looks very nice when you’re finished with the job

Daniel silvas
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March 7, 2020
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There still makes it very easy and it looks very nice when you’re finished with the job

Makes my seams so much flatter

@painterdad21
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March 6, 2020
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Instagram

Brand new Level 5 skimming blades. Cant believe I waited this long to get a set. Makes my seams so much flatter.

Just Amazing

mcmc
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March 3, 2020
on
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Amazon

I’m not sure if this kind of tool was available last time I did any drywall work (late 90s). I’d consider myself a capable owner (make my own cabinets and doors, railings, column wraps, etc). I had a wall at a rental that was an absolute mess from the supposed professional contractor that had done repairs, so bad I knew after I patched it I’d better skim it back to health.

I was prepared for my first time to be something nearing a disastrous learning experience. I was *shocked* at how quick and easy it was to get this wall looking like new drywall with just a handful of liftoffs to deal with later.

No exaggeration it took about 15-20 minutes to thin the compound and skim this wall. I know from the past it would have taken me hours and lots of profanity with wide taping knives. These things are a dream to use. I can only imagine how nice it’d look in a pro’s hands.

As much as we’ve been using our new @level5tools skim blade, it’s now part of our family photo!

@priluchnyisdrywall
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February 22, 2020
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Instagram

As much as we’ve been using our new @level5tools skim blade, it’s now part of our family photo!

Smooth finish

Gildy
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February 4, 2020
on
Amazon
Amazon

This skimming blade is great. Mix ready mix with water until it just drops off the mixer and then add some dish soap. Let it set 5 minutes or so and then skim it on with a 10" taping knife from your pan and do a quick smooth over with a 24" taping knife. Then do a couple swipes with this skimming blade and the wall is smooth and even. Great finish!

These skimming blades are a great addition to any finishers tool lineup.

@kdconstruct
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January 31, 2020
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Instagram

We love our @level5tools here at KD construction! We have been running their finishing tools for a couple years now and have had great luck with them. Since our house build has two massive 18' vaulted rooms we need to skim out the entire room so their skimming blade will be used alot in the coming weeks! These skimming blades are a great addition to any finishers tool lineup.

Product came quickly, and works much better than I anticipated.

Cory
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January 10, 2020
on
Amazon
Amazon

Product came quickly, and works much better than I anticipated. Wish I had bought these a long time ago! No damage, extra parts included! Very happy!

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LEVEL5 7-Inch Drywall Skimming Blade | 4-907

Warranty Information

100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

LEVEL5 makes workhorse drywall finishing tools that set the standard for quality & reliability.

We back all of our tools with the strongest warranties in the industry and work hard to provide our family of finishers with the best customer service possible.

Do you have questions about your LEVEL5 Tool(s)? Call our toll-free support line at 866.562.4229 (local: 913.631.0804 or send us an email at support@level5tools.com. Our support team is available Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm Central Time.

Manufacturer's  Warranty

For its full line of automatic drywall finishing tools and accessories, LEVEL5 Tools, LLC. ("LEVEL5") offers a full seven (7) year warranty to the original owner that these products will be free from defects in material and function. This warranty is valid only in the USA, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom and Europe. A one (1) year warranty applies in all other countries/markets.

Terms & Conditions

  • The Warranty applies to the original owner and is not transferable.
  • The Warranty is limited to repair or replacement of the product, and does not cover direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or any other type of damage resulting from its use.
  • The Warranty does not cover normal wear, misuse, negligence, fire, theft, loss or intentional damage.
  • All shipments to the LEVEL5 facility must be freight paid. LEVEL5 reserves the right to determine whether to repair or replace any product covered by under the Warranty. Discontinued products may be replaced with newer models when necessary.

100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

LEVEL5 makes workhorse drywall finishing tools that set the standard for quality & reliability.

We back all of our tools with the strongest warranties in the industry and work hard to provide our family of finishers with the best customer service possible.

Do you have questions about your LEVEL5 Tool(s)? Call our toll-free support line at 866.562.4229 (local: 913.631.0804 or send us an email at support@level5tools.com. Our support team is available Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm Central Time.

Manufacturer's  Warranty

For its premium stainless steel hand tools, specifically its one-piece welded joint knives and all stainless steel taping and joint knives with soft grip handles, LEVEL5 Tools, LLC. ("LEVEL5") offers a LIFETIME warranty to the original owner that these products will be free from defects in material and function. This warranty is valid only in the USA, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom and Europe. A one (1) year warranty applies in all other countries/markets.

Terms & Conditions

  • The Warranty applies to the original owner and is not transferable.
  • The Warranty is limited to repair or replacement of the product, and does not cover direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or any other type of damage resulting from its use.
  • The Warranty does not cover normal wear, misuse, negligence, fire, theft, loss or intentional damage.
  • All shipments to the LEVEL5 facility must be freight paid. LEVEL5 reserves the right to determine whether to repair or replace any product covered by under the Warranty. Discontinued products may be replaced with newer models when necessary.

100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

LEVEL5 makes workhorse drywall finishing tools that set the standard for quality & reliability.

We back all of our tools with the strongest warranties in the industry and work hard to provide our family of finishers with the best customer service possible.

Do you have questions about your LEVEL5 Tool(s)? Call our toll-free support line at 866.562.4229 (local: 913.631.0804 or send us an email at support@level5tools.com. Our support team is available Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm Central Time.

Manufacturer's  Warranty

For its premium stainless steel hand tools, specifically its one-piece welded joint knives and all stainless steel taping and joint knives with soft grip handles, LEVEL5 Tools, LLC. ("LEVEL5") offers a LIFETIME warranty to the original owner that these products will be free from defects in material and function. For all hand tools with blue steel blades, hand tools with carbon steel blades, and standard hand tools with stainless steel blades (other than those that are one-piece welded or have the premium soft grip handle), LEVEL5 Tools, LLC. ("LEVEL5") offers a full one (1) year warranty to the original owner that these products will be free from defects in material and function. This warranty is valid only in the USA, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom and Europe. A one (1) year warranty applies in all other countries/markets.

Terms & Conditions

  • The Warranty applies to the original owner and is not transferable.
  • The Warranty is limited to repair or replacement of the product, and does not cover direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or any other type of damage resulting from its use.
  • The Warranty does not cover normal wear, misuse, negligence, fire, theft, loss or intentional damage.
  • All shipments to the LEVEL5 facility must be freight paid. LEVEL5 reserves the right to determine whether to repair or replace any product covered by under the Warranty. Discontinued products may be replaced with newer models when necessary.

100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

LEVEL5 makes workhorse drywall finishing tools that set the standard for quality & reliability.

We back all of our tools with the strongest warranties in the industry and work hard to provide our family of finishers with the best customer service possible.

Do you have questions about your LEVEL5 Tool(s)? Call our toll-free support line at 866.562.4229 (local: 913.631.0804 or send us an email at support@level5tools.com. Our support team is available Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm Central Time.

Manufacturer's  Warranty

For its full line of skimming blades, handles and accessories, LEVEL5 Tools, LLC. ("LEVEL5") offers a full one (1) year warranty to the original owner that these products will be free from defects in material and function. This warranty is valid in all countries/markets.

Terms & Conditions

  • The Warranty applies to the original owner and is not transferable.
  • The Warranty is limited to repair or replacement of the product, and does not cover direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or any other type of damage resulting from its use.
  • The Warranty does not cover normal wear, misuse, negligence, fire, theft, loss or intentional damage.
  • All shipments to the LEVEL5 facility must be freight paid. LEVEL5 reserves the right to determine whether to repair or replace any product covered by under the Warranty. Discontinued products may be replaced with newer models when necessary.

100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

LEVEL5 makes workhorse drywall finishing tools that set the standard for quality & reliability.

We back all of our tools with the strongest warranties in the industry and work hard to provide our family of finishers with the best customer service possible.

Do you have questions about your LEVEL5 Tool(s)? Call our toll-free support line at 866.562.4229 (local: 913.631.0804 or send us an email at support@level5tools.com. Our support team is available Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm Central Time.

Manufacturer's  Warranty

For all hand tools with blue steel blades, hand tools with carbon steel blades, and standard hand tools with stainless steel blades (other than those that are one-piece welded or have the premium soft grip handle), LEVEL5 Tools, LLC. ("LEVEL5") offers a full one (1) year warranty to the original owner that these products will be free from defects in material and function. This warranty is valid in all countries/markets.

Terms & Conditions

  • The Warranty applies to the original owner and is not transferable.
  • The Warranty is limited to repair or replacement of the product, and does not cover direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or any other type of damage resulting from its use.
  • The Warranty does not cover normal wear, misuse, negligence, fire, theft, loss or intentional damage.
  • All shipments to the LEVEL5 facility must be freight paid. LEVEL5 reserves the right to determine whether to repair or replace any product covered by under the Warranty. Discontinued products may be replaced with newer models when necessary.

LEVEL5 7-Inch Drywall Skimming Blade | 4-907

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