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Forum topic by MrRon posted 05-11-2014 07:47 PM 900 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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MrRon

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05-11-2014 07:47 PM

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http://www.harborfreight.com/100-piece-industrial-quality-single-edge-utility-blades-39748.html They are great for scraping wood. They actually work better than a conventional flat card scraper on wood edges, 3/4 to 1” thick. Card scrapers can “rock” on narrow edges.


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#1 posted 05-22-2014 11:05 AM

With some practice I don’t have a problem with a card scraper “rocking” on narrow edges. I have never used utility blades as wood scrapers but I imagine they wouldn’t work as well as you can’t put a hook on the blade edge.

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#2 posted 05-22-2014 12:57 PM

I’ve tried razor blades as scrapers, but found a card scraper works better for me. The razors do work great for scraping old gaskets from engines, transmissions and machines.

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