Sat Aug 18 12:00 PM
Understanding how to use a grinder can save you hours of sharpening time!
Corn will teach you how to hollow grind chisels and plane irons to a wire edge -- in just a minute or two. The class will cover topics including:
The difference between sharpening and grinding
When to grind
The geometry of grinding
Classic and modern grinding technology and equipment
How to dress a grinding wheel
And - most importantly: the techniques needed to grind safely and without burning your tools
This is a hands-on, limited enrollment class.
Tuition includes all tools and materials.
Class participants must bring or purchase safety glasses or goggles and sign a safety waiver.
Click here for more information and to register for the class.
Class fee: $50. All students are given a TFWW gift certificate worth $25.
Parking is available in front of our shop and under the expressway. The subway (R train to 25th street in Brooklyn) is a few blocks away.
Date: Saturday, August 18, 2018
Class duration: 12:00 - 2:00 (2 hours)
Location: Tools for Working Wood showroom, 112 26th Street, Brooklyn NY 11232