Understanding how to use a grinder can save you hours of sharpening time!
Corn will teach you how to safely 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.
Tuition includes all materials and tools.
Class participants must bring or purchase safety glasses or goggles and sign a safety waiver.
Class fee: $60. All students are given a TFWW gift certificate worth $25.
Location: Tools for Working Wood showroom, 112 26th Street, Brooklyn.
Parking is available in front of our shop and under the expressway. The subway (R train to 25th Street in Brooklyn) is only a few blocks away.
Cancellation policy: Full refund with 36 hours notice. Thereafter refunds may be made at management's discretion, depending upon whether another student is able to take your place.