A Mirror S Edge Blade Sharpening Guide For Chisels
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There are tons of opinions out there on how to sharpen a blade.I've got my methods, and so that is the best I can offer you here today.I've learned, through trial and error, a simple and systematic process for sharpening my blades, and if you haven't got your process down yet, then this article should really help.
You may think your chisels are sharp.You may feel like they don't need any improvement.But until you've experienced razer-sharp, mirrors-edged chisels….Let's just say you're about to have a new appreciation for what Sharp really means.
I've got a chisel I don't sharpen that often.I use it for things like removing glue from my work bench, or squeeze-out from a glue-up.It's more of a shop-utility type of chisel, and it's 'sharp enough'.
But that's not what you want for your joinery chisels, which is what you would use for cleaning up mortises, dovetails, box joints, and others.No, for these processes, you want scary sharp blades, for a clean and perfect finish.
Most woodworkers I follow have a more time-consuming, more costly process for blade sharpening.In my opinion, they over-do it.I just haven't had a need for a blade so sharp it can split a...