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A dull tool is much more dangerous than a sharp tool, and it falls to you to make sure your tools are staying sharp and capable of making the cuts you ask them to make. A great starting point is determining when your tools need to be sharpened. Then we can move on, teaching a variety of methods that will help you keep a great edge on your tools.
117 minutes.

Chapter Topics:

  • What Does Dull Mean?
  • Grinding vs. Honing
  • What Tools Can You Sharpen?
  • Types of Sharpening Stones
  • Types of Grinders
  • Specialized Sharpening Stations
  • Carbide-Tipped Router Bits
  • Sharpening Bench Chisels and Plane Irons
  • Dressing a Grinding Stone
  • Card Scrapers
  • Sharpen Four Types of Drill Bits
  • Specialty Twist Bit Sharpening Machines
  • Carving Chisels
  • Lathe Chisels
  • Sharpening Lathe Chisels on Specialty Sharpening Stations
  • Jointers and Planer Knives
  • BONUS: Sharpening Household Items
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