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Thread: Spokeshave Sharpening Jig

  1. #16
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    Feb 2012
    Tucson, AZ
    Quote Originally Posted by lowell holmes View Post
    See this site.

    It would work for shaves as well.

    Interesting video. However I see two major flaws in using a file to sharpen a tanged shave cutter. The first is it would leave too rough a face, That could be fixed on stones but if that is the case why not start there. The other is holding the work while using a file. Even if you figured out how to hold the cutter the tange would get in the way of filing the full bevel end to end. I would guess you could make it work but I think there are easier and better ways.


  2. #17
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    Aug 2007
    Dickinson, Texas
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    I might start with a file and finish with a stone. It works on spoke shaves.

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