Woodworking forum topics tagged with 'honing'

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DIY Worksharp, motor questions & ideas

04-04-2019 08:16 AM by DrTebi in Jigs & Fixtures

A bit of a background story, skip this if you are impatient :) Background ...

35 11-16-2019 07:56 PM
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Honing/Strop Paste Compound

04-09-2019 07:12 PM by gauntlet21 in Hand Tools

On my quest to reach the sharpest blade possible, I’ve been trying to f...

4 04-09-2019 10:00 PM
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Going from one water stone to next leaves a very odd scratch pattern

01-09-2019 12:35 AM by Burgoo in Hand Tools

Hi all; I’ve been trying to work on my sharpening technique, and I&#...

15 01-11-2019 06:53 PM
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Is stropping woodcarving tools common practice?

05-23-2018 01:21 PM by woodcarverhurr in Woodcarving

Hey everyone, I just started whittling and know that I need to sharpen it ...

20 11-20-2018 06:10 PM
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Honing Compound

09-17-2018 04:47 PM by BigMig in Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories

Hey LJ team,I’m getting better at sharpening plane irons, chisels and I...

13 09-20-2018 04:47 PM
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Leather Honing and Stropping Wheels

01-08-2014 07:21 PM by Woodbuster1 in Woodworking Trade & Swap

LEATHER STROPPING AND HONING WHEELS I made these wheels out of solid cowhi...

8 06-05-2018 09:00 PM
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Ideas for holding mini plane irons in sharpener?

03-30-2017 09:37 AM by Robodie in Hand Tools

Hello to all! Hoping someone here can offer guidance / ideas for holding m...

7 03-30-2017 11:48 PM
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Help Identifying Honing Stones Please

04-04-2016 04:10 PM by Michaelbr in Hand Tools

Hello, I was wondering if anybody knew anything about these stones and how to...

1 04-04-2016 05:58 PM
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Hard Wool vs. Paper Buffing Wheel

12-05-2015 03:52 PM by woodworksbyjohn in Woodcarving

As many other carvers, honing gouges and chisels can be problematic!! I read...

6 12-17-2015 02:44 PM
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Somax Saw Set

07-11-2009 06:02 PM by thomasberg in Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories

Today I just purchased, online, a new Gold Somax Saw-set. I have just learned...

3 03-27-2015 02:14 PM
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Honing Rig

11-29-2014 10:27 PM by TheDane in Jigs & Fixtures

Built this 6” honing wheel to touch up my skews, chisels, etc. I...

2 12-01-2014 02:46 AM
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Hone Your Skills

06-19-2014 09:18 PM by 7Footer in Woodworking Skill Share

I’d like to start this forum topic for LJ’s to share their sharpe...

107 08-28-2014 06:46 PM
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Honing with green compound, tips needed...

12-08-2016 10:44 PM by siavosh in Hand Tools

I recently bought some Veritas green honing compound but I’m having tro...

13 05-23-2014 10:05 PM
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Choosing Sharpening Grits

03-28-2014 12:55 PM by uMinded in Hand Tools

I have a WIDE selection of grits to choose from and would like some advice on...

3 03-28-2014 04:21 PM
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How do you hone in between sharpening sessions?

11-14-2012 11:09 PM by live4ever in Woodworking Skill Share

Nothing like a freshly sharpened plane iron. My plane irons are all A2, but ...

40 01-18-2013 02:16 AM
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Lessons Learned & Outstanding Questions on Sharpening

04-18-2012 08:24 PM by SlaterNation in Hand Tools

Sharpening Equipment I Have: - Norton 220/1000 waterstone- Norton 4000/800...

12 01-06-2013 06:20 AM
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Honing advice request

03-14-2012 06:45 PM by grego in Hand Tools

Could I ask for a bit of guidance? I’ve been re-honing blades using ...

11 03-15-2012 08:09 PM
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Alan Lacer's Skew

11-15-2011 07:07 AM by rance in Woodworking Skill Share

Near the first of this month I ran across a friend of mine(Steve Schwartz) th...

0 11-15-2011 07:07 AM
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Lapping Plate?

01-11-2011 03:16 AM by cut3times in Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories

Does anyone else have a lapping plate? I just got one and I have a few questi...

14 01-13-2011 04:14 PM
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Sharpening question

04-24-2010 08:44 AM by TopamaxSurvivor in Woodworking Skill Share

Today I had occasion to fire up a No 7 Stanley joiner I got off eBay a while ...

17 05-17-2010 06:10 AM

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