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Cast Concrete Sharpening Stand

09-20-2014 07:08 AM by Shawn Herrington | 3 comments »

I worked an internship at a machine shop and ever since then, I have been suffering withdrawal from the availability of precision measuring equipment especially the large granite surface plates we used for doing Quality Assurance checks on parts. I find myself sharpening with a variety of different methods including scary sharp (sandpaper on a flat surface). While I have both plate glass and 12”x12” granite tiles that work perfectly well for this purpose, without a dedicated table for sharpening I often find that my sandpaper and surface plate are buried beneath a pile of dull chisels and wood chips. I decided to make a cast concrete table dedicated to tool shar...

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