sharpening stone


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sharpening stone

[′shär·pə·niŋ ‚stōn]
(engineering)
A device such as a whetstone used for sharpening by hand.

whetstone

A piece of stone, natural or artificial, used to sharpen cutting tools.
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1) No research has been reported in the literature to date, comparing the amount of metal removal during instrument sharpening with various sharpening stones.
With the saw running, rotate a sharpening stone on the back of the blade to break the sharp corners or wire edges created during blade manufacture.
RUSTY and neglected old shears can be brought back into service with a squirt of oil, some wire wool and a sharpening stone.
This study determined differences between the Arkansas sharpening stone and the Idahone ceramic sharpening stone in producing a sharp cutting edge on dental curets, as well as differences between the degree of root smoothness achieved by the sharpened curet cutting edges on extracted human teeth.
Should you wish to carry it afield though, it is fully up to the task and comes with a sturdy leather sheath complete with an India sharpening stone in a secure pouch.
For hand clippers, you need a sharpening stone with both coarse and fine surfaces, and light machine oil to moisten the stone.
CRKT delivers the Redemption with a first class black nylon Molle sheath with a plastic insert to hold the knife tight, and further accoutered with leg straps and a pouch for a sharpening stone or folder.
You'll need a bench grinder with a 100-grit wheel, some wet/dry sandpaper, a sharpening stone (with one medium side and one coarse side) and a lubricant.
To keep blades sharp, use a small sharpening stone as shown at left.
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All of this punkery comes with a MOLLE-compatible black ballistic nylon sheath and incorporates a pouch for storing a sharpening stone, magnesium firestarter, decent sized folding knife, or whatever other survival good you may want to pack in.
On May 14, 2002, Cartwright bought a lock knife, a sharpening stone and screwdriver for his work.