Happy Anniversary. #1: Got a new tool!!! Of course.

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Blog entry by Sawdustonmyshoulder posted 05-25-2009 09:11 PM 1123 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Sunday was my wife’s and my 29th anniversary. She got earrings and necklace and I received a Dremel 400 with a bunch of accessories. Lots of happiness around the Sawdustonmyshoulder house.

This morning in the shop, I sharpened 5 – 1/2 inch 4 tooth bandsaw blades with my new Dremel tool. Worked like a charm. $175 worth of bandsaw blades saved from the trash.

Take a look at this blog site about how to do this. I saw it several months ago but I didn’t have a Dremel. This site says that the resharpened blades most likely won’t be able to be used for veneer resawing but for everyday general use. I tested the sharpened blades and they work great!!

Here is the link to the site with a short video:

-- Makin' Sawdust!!!

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#1 posted 05-25-2009 09:21 PM

Happy Anniversary!

I will check out the videos when I get home; they sound interesting.

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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#2 posted 05-25-2009 10:05 PM

looks like a workable idea I will try it on my resaw blade,thanks for the heads up.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#3 posted 05-25-2009 10:09 PM

My the wife be with you. Happy anniversary. thanks for the link

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 05-25-2009 10:34 PM

Great Link!! Thanks!

If you are like me you’ll find all sorts of neat uses for the Dremel tool!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#5 posted 05-25-2009 11:00 PM

happy anniversary…

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#6 posted 05-26-2009 03:53 PM

happy anniversary and thanks for the link!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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