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Any interest in this old knife sharpener?

by BigJohn
posted 08-01-2016 04:14 PM


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unbob

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#1 posted 08-01-2016 05:00 PM

I have one of those Hookeye belt grinders, it is really pretty useful for some woodworking sharpening . The belt size is 1 1/2 X 24 ”, an odd size, I split a 3” wide belts by marking and scoring the back side with a razor blade. The grinder will remove material pretty fast with the Diablo 46grt belts, then finer belts. The belts take less then 1/2 minute to change. There is an angle setting device built in, and an adjustable pad that works good for chisel type tools. I am going to hang on to mine.

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#2 posted 08-01-2016 05:31 PM

sweet.

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#3 posted 08-01-2016 05:47 PM

That’s pretty cool, if only I was closer . . . .

You aren’t going to be going through Kansas any time soon, are you? :-P

-- https://www.jtplaneworks.com - In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice, there is.

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