I bought some Forstner drill bits that I would classify as medium priced. When I open the box and feel the sharpness they all feel like a dull knife. I didn't really expect them to be Samurai sharp but I am really wondering if I need to sharpen them or just take them back. Anyone else experience this?
Don't fuss about it, just sharpen them to your liking. A dremel with a small cone point will sharpen the rim knife and teeth, and a small triangle file sharpens the raker blade. I sharpen my Forstners any time they need it and it's not difficult.
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