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Forum topic by Dick, & Barb Cain posted 2157 days ago 1179 views 13 times favorited 14 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Dick, & Barb Cain

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2157 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: resource carving tool sharpening carving

There are quite a few good places to learn something about sharpening.

I wished there was something like this when I started carving.

I’ve even learned some new stuff myself, by reviewing these sites.

I’m listing a few of them.

Someone else may want to share some tutorials that they know about.

This is a very good Video from FWW by Taunton.

Sharpening Carving Tools by L. S. Irish.

A round gouge honing board, by L. S. Irish

These three should be a good start.

This is another good one, I kind of like this one.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1


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lew

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#1 posted 2157 days ago

Dick, Do you have some links to the tutorials?

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#2 posted 2157 days ago

Dick, you are keeping us in suspense…...

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Zuki

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#3 posted 2157 days ago

Its been 18 minutes and no links. the suspense is killing me. :-)

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lew

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#4 posted 2157 days ago

I think he just did this to see if we were paying attention

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#5 posted 2157 days ago

Sorry Guys!!

Something happened, it posted before I finished.

It should work now.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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#6 posted 2157 days ago

Favorited.

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Karson

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#7 posted 2157 days ago

I made it a favorite also Dick. Never know I might start carving some day.

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dsb1829

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#8 posted 2157 days ago

Good stuff. Again feeling like the oil stones are the way to go for carving tools. V tools and gouges would do a number on my 800 water stone.

-- Doug, woodworking in Alabama

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JimB

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#9 posted 2157 days ago

Good stuff, thank you Dick!!

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#10 posted 2157 days ago

I have the 2 or double woodcarving dvd’s by David sabol highly recommended.They last nearly four hours and can be bought on uk ebay from a company in London he has a long list of dvd’s on ebay which I can say are very good value for money.Alistair

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#11 posted 2156 days ago

Thank you!

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#12 posted 2156 days ago

Thanks Dick ,a favourite for me as well.

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#13 posted 2156 days ago

Thanks Guys!

I just added another one to the list.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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#14 posted 2156 days ago

Thanks Dick! I was just thinking I needed this….

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