Adjustable Tool Rest
Adjustable tool rest is post about Accessories bookmarked by ramon with ID 1497729741 was uploaded on 08-01-2019 and has been viewed 172,671 times.
Here is an adjustable bench-grinder tool rest that's accurate, easy to use and cheap to build.Cut a 1-1/2-in.thick pine hinge-block at the angles shown and mount it to the base with screws from underneath.
Cut down two Stanley 10-in.lid supports to make the table-adjusting hardware.Drill out the center rivets and replace with screws into the 1×1 hardwood block.Pin the 3/8-in.threaded rod in a mortise in the pine hinge-block.
Now mount the plywood or Formica-covered, composition-board table as close to the grinding wheel as possible.Recess the hinge into the bottom of the table if necessary...