Sharpening Technique

Sharpening Technique Magazine

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Waterstones Illustration by Mike Del Rizzo Although learning to use hand planes and chisels takes practice and patience, the learning process is made much easier if you know how to sharpen those tools.

My new students often say how much they dread the hand planing portion of a course.When I hear that, I know it's because those students have only ever used dull tools.Once they've learned how to properly sharpen their tools, hand planing and chisel work become surprisingly enjoyable.

Select the Right GritsThe key to proper sharpening is to use good quality waterstones (see the sidebar 'Stone Tips').These versatile synthetic stones can repair mildly damaged cutting edges and take you right up to razor sharpness.

If you can only afford a single stone, I would recommend a combination stone with 1000 grit on one side and 4000 on the other.1000 grit will give you a basic edge, while 4000 grit will give you a razor sharp edge.

If you have a more flexible budget, I recommend a 220 grit, which will rapidly remove material, a 1000 grit stone for initial edge-forming, a 4000 grit for further honing, and an 8000 grit to get a mirror-like finish.

Having separate stones...

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Sharpening Technique

Waterstones Illustration by Mike Del Rizzo Although learning to use hand planes and chisels takes practice and patience, the learning process is made much easier if you know how to sharpen those tools.My new students often say how much they dread the hand planing portion of a course.When I hear ... Sharpening technique is article about Magazine bookmarked by steven with ID 14017332862 was uploaded on 07-01-2019 and has been viewed 406,695 times.

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Turning For Furniture Makers Sharpening

The first step to mastering any woodworking skill is to start with the right tools, and as usual, the best tool to start with is a sharp one.Professional furniture maker and instructor David Douyard starts his sharpening process at the slow-speed grinder, equipped with a Wolverine jig.While not absolutely necessary, ... Turning for furniture makers sharpening is article about Sharpening bookmarked by eduardo with ID 1910614586 was uploaded on 22-01-2019 and has been viewed 57,259 times.

Stow And Go Sharpening Box Sharpening 150 x 100

Stow And Go Sharpening Box

Synopsis: This mitered sharpening box has dividers for storing all your sharpening gear in dedicated spaces, and a laminated lid with cleats to hold sharpening stones and set up honing guides perfectly each time.Bob Van Dyk* customized his box for the tools he uses regularly, and you can do the ... Stow and go sharpening box is post about Sharpening bookmarked by shane with ID 1978690677 was uploaded on 04-01-2019 and has been viewed 362,758 times.

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Sharpening Doctor Introduction

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Sharpening A2 Vs O1 Steel Sharpening 150 x 100
Sharpening A2 Vs O1 Steel

Sharpening a2 vs o1 steel is post about Sharpening bookmarked by gilbert with ID 11232915438 was uploaded on 02-01-2019 and has been viewed 195,264 times.

Sharpening Different Bevel Angles Sharpening 150 x 100

Sharpening Different Bevel Angles

Sharpening different bevel angles is article about Sharpening bookmarked by tommy with ID 13624602784 was uploaded on 18-02-2019 and has been viewed 55,854 times.

Sharpening Hollow Grind Or Flat Grind Sharpening 150 x 100

Sharpening Hollow Grind Or Flat Grind

Sharpening hollow grind or flat grind is article about Sharpening bookmarked by terrence with ID 1549572117 was uploaded on 25-01-2019 and has been viewed 263,551 times.

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Sharpening A Dovetail Saw

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Story Sticks Speed Setup For Sharpening Turning Tools Sharpening 150 x 100

Story Sticks Speed Setup For Sharpening Turning Tools

If you are using the Oneway Wolverine sharpening system to grind your detail, spindle, roughing gouges, and skews, the V-arm setup can be a bit of a fussy process of trial, eyeballing, retrying, and readjusting multiple times to reproduce a given bevel angle.When I finally had wasted enough time adjusting ... Story sticks speed setup for sharpening turning tools is bookmark about Sharpening bookmarked by peter with ID 12696487814 was uploaded on 21-02-2019 and has been viewed 243,874 times.

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A Visit To The Sharpening Doctor

Synopsis: Two 'patients' came to Fine Woodworking and contributing editor Gary Rogowski for help with one of woodworking's more common woes-sharpening.Both Aaron Petersen and Marco Cecala are longtime power-tool woodworkers who had starting using hand tools within the past few years.Petersen was most frustrated with his chisels; Cecala with his ... A visit to the sharpening doctor is bookmark about Sharpening bookmarked by bryan with ID 11086565799 was uploaded on 06-04-2019 and has been viewed 411,321 times.

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Sharpening Services

Synopsis: Sharp edges are essential for hand and power tool work.Hand tools are usually easy to sharpen right in your shop, but motor-powered cutting tools are a different story.Tablesaw blades, dado blades, jointer knives, planer knives, and router bits are best sharpened by a professional.In this article, Tom Begnal takes ... Sharpening services is post about Sharpening bookmarked by julian with ID 12762712274 was uploaded on 11-02-2019 and has been viewed 133,890 times.