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NWWT Sharpening Lathe Tools Class - Q4-2024

  • 28 Sep 2024
  • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • 24250 SW 65th Ave, Tualatin OR 97062.
  • 6



Sharpening Class

Saturday, September 28, 2024

9:00am - 3:00pm

Dave Wood's Shop
24250 SW 65th Ave, Tualatin OR 97062.

Course Objective:  

Requirements and general information:

  • Students must be members of NWWT.
  • Class will be limited to 6 students.
  • Each student will have a fully equipped sharpening station.
  • Instructors are experienced NWWT members.
  • Students bring their own  tools and PPE (face shields, dust protection) Note: Students may use NWWT tool sets if needed.
  • Coffee and snacks will be provided, but bring your own lunch.

Class Agenda:

  • The advantages and disadvantages of different tool steels
  • Overview of the common methods of sharpening: grinders, grinding wheels, sharpening systems, and accessories
  • Explain sharpening bowl gouges, spindle gouges, parting tools, scrapers, and skews
  • Sharpening time at your grinders - Sharpen your tools with help from instructors and coaches

Northwest Woodturners
PO Box 1157
Lake Oswego, OR 97035

 Northwest Woodturners is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 

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