Making Shaper Knives
Making shaper knives is article about Power Tools bookmarked by douglas with ID 11760604048 was uploaded on 29-03-2019 and has been viewed 424,474 times.
Synopsis: Tommy Bargeron talks about why he thinks the shaper is one of the most useful machines in a serious workshop.He uses it for machining edges, moldings, and lippings, and it's faster, more efficient, and more versatile than a router or handplanes, he says.
To extend its usefulness, Bargeron explains how to use shaper collars to hold pairs of flat knives, which can easily be ground to almost any profile.He details how to do this, including information on adjusting spindle speed and adding a spindle lock.
He also explains how to make a jig to hold knives for grinding, and he includes safety information.Photos illustrate the details...