Reply by dhazelton

  • Advertise with us

Posted on Lathe Chisel Recommendation

View dhazelton's profile


2754 posts in 2260 days

#1 posted 12-26-2012 01:38 PM

I have the Harbor Freight set and they are fine. Even after my attempt at sharpening I feel like I make more sawdust than curly cues, so I have been thinking about the carbide tools. If you can afford a couple Of carbide chisels I would look at those first. You will spend more time turning and less time and money on sharpening systems. I suppose it’s like learning to rebuild a carburetor even though you can afford fuel injection – it’ nice to know, but….

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