LumberJocks

Reply by sikrap

  • Advertise with us

Posted on Sharpening Question

View sikrap's profile

sikrap

1001 posts in 1985 days


#1 posted 782 days ago

I had the same problem for a long time. How I fixed it was by making a jig that holds the iron in place while I flatten/polish the back. All I did was take a piece of mdf about 3” x 5” and inserted 4 1/2” rare earth magnets into it with epoxy. Cost me about .40 and it works great. In fact, it works so great that I’ve made several and I give them out to people that take my sharpening class at the local woodworking club. If I can remember, I’ll post a pic tomorrow. Another great thing about this is that its much more comfortable :)

-- Dave, Colonie, NY


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase