Hand Tools Archive

Subject:
Sandpaper cost over time

Jim Matthews
If sharpening is a regular thing in your shop, sandpaper costs add up quickly.

Abrasives suitable to create a fine edge tend to be expensive.

The current crop of sharpening stones (even diamond plates) are feasible expenses for anyone that works with chisel and plane steel often.

If hand tools are not your primary shapers, Scary Sharp is fine.

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