Monthly Archives: April 2013

4 Recent Sharpening Links

I frequently peruse the blog links at Joseph Sellers’ Unplugged Shop and was pleasantly surprised to see three sharpening posts listed today. Matthew at Workshop Heaven describes how to sharpen a shoulder rebate plane, Jon Mac at Spoon Carving First … Continue reading

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Handworks Rocks! But…

We can’t be there. Linda and I are sad and sorry that we’ll be unable to attend the Handworks gathering after all. Two years ago we were invited to attend Yom Hoshoa, Holocaust Remembrance Day, in Themar, Germany, the town … Continue reading

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Perpendicular vs. Parallel Honing

My friend Kent is evaluating a new knife sharpening system. It works in a way similar to the familiar Lansky system where the knife is clamped into a fixture and the abrasive “stone” is attached to a rod that slides … Continue reading

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