Not The Same Old Grind
Not the same old grind is article about Accessories bookmarked by gene with ID 12473400674 was uploaded on 31-03-2019 and has been viewed 142,463 times.
Synopsis: Violin maker Brian T.Derber and his students review a representative sampling of types of grinders on the market.They tested each machine by grinding a broad sample of tools and found that there is no ideal grinder; each of the machines has idiosyncrasies that you need to take into account when choosing one.
They found that dry double-arbor bench grinders are most common and handle the broadest variety of woodworking tools.They customized a belt-sander grinder and find it works as a low-cost alternative.Wet grinders work the best at grinding woodworking tools.
The writer includes a side note on ways to dress the cutting surface of grinding stone...