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Forum topic by Mark posted 02-10-2014 04:30 PM 970 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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02-10-2014 04:30 PM

Morning all. I’ve been watching a number of Youtube videos on DIY planer blade sharpening. While I would like to have a sharpening rig like the guy on AskWoodman, it ain’t likely. What do you guys use and what do ya think of it? Thanks

-- Mark

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#2 posted 02-10-2014 04:56 PM

Use a service. Locally they cost 1 dollar an inch and are worth hours and hours of your frustration.

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#3 posted 02-10-2014 05:09 PM

This is what I came up with to sharpen my blades. What planer do you have?
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-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#4 posted 02-10-2014 11:28 PM

Thanks for the excellent tips gents. I really like that DIY thing (I do that whenever I can).
SAS. I have a Dewalt 735. It’s starting to get more and more use and I’m starting to feel tiny ridges in my stock after planing. I’m thinkin’ they’re gonna get bigger

-- Mark

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