Scary Sharpening with my WWMM mug!

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Blog entry by mnpete posted 07-17-2012 10:22 PM 1464 reads 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Who knew that Steve Ramsey’s WWMM mugs were multifunctional?

I sharpened the blade on the new Groz block plane I picked up for Danger Boy.

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#1 posted 07-17-2012 10:25 PM

Oh, you used the bottom as a 100000 grit? lol

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#2 posted 07-18-2012 05:31 PM

I have actually used the bottom of a cup to sharpen the roastbeef knife in the kitchen for a two or three years now.

I swipe the edge of the knife on the ring which is not enameled.
It works great.

But of course a roastbeef kinife is used with a slicing movement and not like a razor.

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#3 posted 07-19-2012 08:04 AM

Now that is funny! I can just see one of the guys over at one of the big woodworking magazines writing an article on sharpening on the bottom of a mug…slowly moving the plane blade around the ring on the bottom of the mug. :)

Would these be oil or water mugs? :)

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#4 posted 07-19-2012 08:35 AM

Great blog

thanks for sharing.


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