Sharpening Station

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Project by joeysjunk posted 01-27-2014 12:20 AM 2748 views 8 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

There are some things I like to grind using the Veritas tool rest and some things that are better with the Wolverine…this is my solution. I have a small shop, so I like things to be portable and easily stored. I mounted my grinder and Wolverine bases to this base with a cleat, so that I can clamp it to my workbench in my vise. To accommodate the Veritas, I added some t-track in front of the grinder. Works like a charm!

-- Joey

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#1 posted 01-27-2014 12:54 AM

Great idea! I might have to try that!

-- Roger

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#2 posted 01-27-2014 01:56 AM

Wonderful solution for to have both available, great space saver also

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#3 posted 01-27-2014 03:33 AM

I like that. I just got a bench grinder a few days ago and will have to make something like that.

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

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#4 posted 01-27-2014 05:00 AM

Very cool idea…..I was just pondering this same problem earlier today…...thanks…

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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#5 posted 01-27-2014 11:58 AM

Great idea…may have to do something like that in my shop…should probably buy a grinder first though…:)
Thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#6 posted 02-23-2015 11:58 PM

That is a great idea to add the cleat.
I just bought the same grinder last week, and use the wolverine system for my lathe tools. I was trying to figure out where to put it in my small shop, and would like to keep it portable. Using the front vise on my bench will work out perfectly.

-- John

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