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   Books About Sharpening



  Covers all aspects of sharpening
woodcarving tools including knives, gouges, and
v-tools.  Learn how to sharpen using stones or
power wheels.  Easy step-by-step instructions.

NEW#7163 How to Sharpen Woodcarving Tools Johnson  $9.95


PreOrder for July 2017 Delivery

#5349  Sharpening Woodworking Tools $34.99

There is much discussion among artisans when it comes to improving the cutting behavior of tools quickly and permanently, but the debate is settled here, where expert engineers and master craftsmen prove the benefits of sharpening blades and tools using methods based on time-tested Japanese water stone grinding techniques. Learn through detailed instructions how to get perfect edges on your chisels, planes, axes and hatchets, woodcarving and woodturning tools, drill bits, and handsaws in a tool-conserving and—in the best sense of the word—sustainable way, using stones, files, and specially designed machines. Manual sharpening has the added advantage that only as much material as absolutely necessary is taken off the steel. Founded on a scientific understanding of steel types and sharpening means and filled with valuable tips, this guide is a standard-setting volume and the ideal companion on the path to acquiring sharper and better edges on all your hand tools.

Size: 7″ x 10″ | 252 color photos & diagrams | 224 pp
ISBN13: 9780764353499 | Binding: hard cover


We also have a sharpening service!  Let us professionally sharpen and hone all of your carving tools. 
Mail your dull tools to us at the address below .  Please include your phone number and address and
we will contact you for payment information.

All Tools:   Knives, Gouges, Chisels & V-Tools:  $3.00 each

Send to:

Mountain Woodcarvers
PO Box 3485
Estes Park, CO 80517

 

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