Turning Archive

Subject:
Further on platform sharpening *PIC*

Ron Bauer
At the recent TT symposium in Saratoga Jimmy Clewes introduced his method of sharpening scrapers. I came home and gave it a try. For me it works great. Here is a picture of my arrangement... A couple benefits that I have seen are a much more pronounced burr and the wheel doesn't need to be trued nearly as often compared to the more common"above center" method.

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