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Hand Tool Sharpening

Rochester Makerspace

Saturday, September 7, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (EDT)

Rochester, NY

Hand Tool Sharpening

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Hand Tool Sharpening w/ Aaron Moore

In this course you will learn to sharpen a wide variety of hand tools including planes and chisels. Learning tool sharpening is an essential skill for many trades as many tools need to be sharpened on a regular basis and you can't pay someone else to do it for you.

This two-hour course will cover the following:

  • Sharpening basics, and what to consider when sharpening
  • Bevel angels, how they affect the cut, and suggestions
  • Common sharpening media and uses
  • Speciality sharpening media and uses
  • Grit and comparison
  • Blade geometry
  • Sharpening, including initial sharpening and re-sharpening
This class is essential for Makers looking to learn more about fine woodworking. The cost is $15 for the two-hour session and space is limited to 15 participants, so grab your seat today!
Have questions about Hand Tool Sharpening? Contact Rochester Makerspace

When & Where

Rochester Makerspace
850 St Paul St
Rochester, NY 14605

Saturday, September 7, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (EDT)

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Rochester Makerspace

Our mission is to encourage learning, creativity, and collaboration by providing affordable access to tools, workspace, and instructional classes.

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