LumberJocks

Reply by MrUnix

  • Advertise with us

Posted on establishing a grind

View MrUnix's profile

MrUnix

8563 posts in 3284 days


#1 posted 05-13-2017 02:50 PM

yes he did he told me to change the pivot points but that does not tell me what the angle is that is what I need to know. I live in Elmira Heights NY
- Karda

Not that it’s terribly important, but there are lots of ways to measure an angle – a protractor being about the simplest.

But it’s really simple. If you move your pivot point closer to, or farther away from the belt, you will change the angle where the tool meets the belt. Just move it while observing the angle at the tool tip. If you are trying to match the existing angle on a tool, just move it until it does, mark the point, drill a pivot, and you are done. There is no reason you can’t have multiple pivot points for different angles, or make the platform adjustable (in and out) to accomplish the same thing with just the single divot.

Cheers,
Brad

-- Brad in FL - In Dog I trust... everything else is questionable


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com