Cut Your Honing Time In Half
Cut your honing time in half is article about Sharpening bookmarked by adrian with ID 11761787917 was uploaded on 29-01-2019 and has been viewed 429,275 times.
Synopsis: There's no question that commercial honing guides help many woodworkers keep their edge tools sharp.But are they the most efficient method? Hendrik Varju doesn't think so.This woodworker saves time by honing freehand, with no setup or removal of guides required.
Using a few basic techniques, Varju maintains you can maintain a consistent honing angle without using a jig, and cut your sharpening time in half.Here, he takes you through the steps, starting with a hollow grind, then honing the bevel, flattening the back, and testing the edge...