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6/6/2007

Not the Same Old Grind: Wet or dry? Wheels or belts?


Not the Same Old Grind: Wet or dry? Wheels or belts? A survey of machines that shape and sharpen tools.
By Brian T. Derber, Fine Woodworking
3/1/1999

Chances are, sooner or later, most of your cutting tools will need a grinding because a simple touchup on a benchstone won’t be enough. Maybe the cutting edge has a large nick, or the bevel angle is too steep. Whatever the reason, chisels, plane irons, planer and jointer knives, turning tools and carving gouges can be sharpened quickly with the right grinder.

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