Sharpening Woodturning Tools

When:  Mar 9, 2021 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (ET)
This demo covers sharpening equipment requirements and options including grinder/belt types and wheel types and accessory grinding jigs. Basic tool steel pros and cons are explained. Considerations when sharpening all types of tools (including vee vs. parabolic fluted gouges), how to pre-determine the shape of any type of gouge, honing vs. straight-from-the-grinder, handled vs. unhandled tools, possible modifications and addressing any specific tools that someone might have are all discussed.

Demonstrator: Ed Pretty
Skill Level: Any skill level
Cost: $15

Contact

Ed Pretty
(604) 396-7822
efpretty@shaw.ca