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  • Tormek Hollow-Grind Wheel Tool SharpenerYouTube

    Aug 05 2015 · Sharpening with Garrett HackHollow Grinding on Chisels and Plane blades EN Original VersionDuration 8 31. Dictum 17 158 views

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  • Tormeknew user with some gripes/questionsby Ben

    Dec 30 2019 · Don t give up on the super grind 2000 it will take some time to learn all the tricks. When you have a hollow grind on your blade use the side sharpening technique it s worth the time to learn. Trying to match up a angle from the tormek

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  • Is Tormek worth the money FineWoodworking

    Nov 08 2003 · Mainly grinding of hand toolsI then hone on Japanese waterstones because the Tormek doesn t get them sharp enough for mebut it is still my first port of call in a sharpening session. It is great for doing an initial grind

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  • Grinder vs Tormekby Richard H LumberJocks

    Apr 21 2016 · I have finally convinced myself I need a better option for rough shaping my tools and would like to start hollow grinding my chisels planes and turning tools to make sharpening by hand faster. I was all ready to buy a grinder two new wheels and the Tormek grinder attachment but when I added up the prices I am getting into the range of

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  • IDVW Design Tormek vs. Vintage Wet Wheel Bench Grinder

    manufacturing precision to wheel composition to RPM. Andoh yeahthe price. From what I ve read on the woodworker s forums only one brand of wet wheel brand will do and that is the Swedish brand Tormek. Not being able to stomach the cost (or the notion that Tormek

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  • Hollow/Flat Grind on Chisels FineWoodworking

    Dec 20 2006 · Hollow grinding and "scary sharp" aren t mutually exclusive. The hollow grind means less steel to sharpen and it s a little easier to hold at a proper angle without a sharpening guide. Try sharpening two chisels one with and one without a hollow grind

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  • Tormek Axe Sharpening Kit HTK706 ReviewClutch Axes

    The Tormek system consists of a grinding wheel that turns slowly at 90 rpm through water. The water acts as a lubricant for faster grinding while continuously cooling the tool edge to prevent "bluing" the metal. After grinding

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  • Tormek too pricy Take a look at the Triton. (Wet grinding

    Aug 18 2007 · One thing I like about the hollow grinding (Triton Tormek etc) is that after the initial grind with ongoing resharpening/honing it takes a lot less effort to get a fresh microbevel than a flat ground bevel would- though of course this is not suitable for

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  • Tormeknew user with some gripes/questionsby Ben

    Dec 30 2019 · Don t give up on the super grind 2000 it will take some time to learn all the tricks. When you have a hollow grind on your blade use the side sharpening technique it s worth the time to learn. Trying to match up a angle from the tormek to a guide can be done but it s just not worth the time.

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  • Tormek 10 Diamond Wheel Fine (600-Grit)

    Unlike traditional wheels diamond wheels always remain the same diameter throughout their life ensuring a consistent hollow grind when sharpening on the perimeter. When sharpening on the side of diamond wheels we recommend using the Tormek

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  • Sharpeningggober

    The main hollow grind bevel is performed on the Tormek with a 22 degree setting. Because this grind is performed on a wheel there is a slight curvature to the bevel. The exaggerated curve in this image

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  • Sharpening Handbook

    Hollow grinding on the back of the chisels (traditional not Japanese chisels) is recommended by some Part 3Chisels plane irons Tormek grinding wheels. Sèbastien and Wolfgang offer some great tips on the sharpening of chisels plane irons using the various Tormek grinding wheels including the use of the diamond wheels.

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  • Tormek vs Bench Grinder American Association of Woodturners

    Jul 08 2010 · In 2009 I developed a version of my sharpening system that enables me to switch from a bench grinder to my Tormek in about 10 seconds and get precisely the same results (except for a slight difference in the hollow grind

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  • Sharpening a hollow ground blade tips

    Hollow grinding takes some practice and it s difficult to do it so it looks flawless. More important is to get it hollow where you want it hollow and not grind the spots you don t want ground. This is why grinders such as the Tormek belt grinders and dry grinders with CBN wheels score so highlythey leave a cleaner and straighter

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  • wolverine versus tormek grinding system American

    Jul 29 2010 · My system includes the capability of using conventional jigs (Ellsworth Vari-Grind etc.) on the Tormek and if you need to do any rough grinding or shaping you can move it to a bench grinder in about 10 or 15 seconds and get precisely the same grind. The only difference is the hollow grind

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  • The Ultimate Grinding-Sharpening Set Up

    Step #1CBN wheel for grindingto the edge of the blade. It is warmer than a Tormek but cool enough to hold in the hand and much much faster in the grind. The final hollow is slightly deeper (8"

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  • Sharpening a hollow ground blade tips

    Hollow grinding takes some practice and it s difficult to do it so it looks flawless. More important is to get it hollow where you want it hollow and not grind the spots you don t want ground. This is why grinders such as the Tormek

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  • State of play for Tormek / CBN wheelsWoodwork Forums

    May 08 2020 · It seems I do need a grinding machine and want a hollow grind for ease of freehand sharpening/honing. plus a CBN wheel and an angle guide system such as the Tormek BGM-100 seems the way to go. But doing a bit of research I have wondered whether buying a Tormek

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  • WEN 4270 10-Inch Two-Direction Water Cooled Wet/Dry

    It is a Chinese rip off of a tormek but it is built impressively. the motor probably isn t built as good as in a tormek but I figure I am not in the sharpening business. Since I only need to hollow grind probably twice a year sharpen a few knives etc. a buddy of mine says all the tormek

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  • Tormek T8 with DE-250 Diamond Grinding Wheel Grit 1200

    The Tormek DE-250 diamond grinding wheel with a grit size of 1200 provides a very fine grinding surface and is ideal for carving tools knives chisels or plane blades. Thanks to the additional grinding surface on the side a straight bevel can be ground into the tool without hollow grinding.

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  • Sharpening Handbook

    Hollow grinding on the back of the chisels (traditional not Japanese chisels) is recommended by some Part 3Chisels plane irons Tormek grinding wheels. Sèbastien and Wolfgang offer some great tips on the sharpening of chisels plane irons using the various Tormek grinding

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  • Grinder vs Tormekby Richard H LumberJocks

    Apr 21 2016 · I have finally convinced myself I need a better option for rough shaping my tools and would like to start hollow grinding my chisels planes and turning tools to make sharpening by hand faster. I was all ready to buy a grinder two new wheels and the Tormek

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  • TormekLong Knife JigWoodcraft

    This jig is designed especially for long and flexible knives such as filleting knives. It works the same way the Tormek Knife Jig works but its larger width 5-1/2" (140mm) stabilizes a long and thin blade. The jig handles blades at least 6-1/4" (160mm) in length. For use with the Tormek

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  • Sharpening a Hollow Ground Knife

    A hollow grind is produced when you use a wheel to sharpen the edge of a knife. Because there is less material directly behind the edge this type of edge is less durable (although the degree to this is more theoretical than in actual practice). A straight razor has a hollow grind.

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  • Hollow GrindingHighland Woodworking

    Despite what you may have read or been told hollow grinding isn t a necessity it s simply an unavoidable by-product of using a bench grinder. Luckily for you you re decades beyond being stuck with technology that mandates using a grinder to speed up the sharpening process.

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  • CBN Wheelsmaking Tormek Obsolete The SawdustZone

    Jun 07 2018 · Tormek you have lots of followers but I have already seen posts that the CBN on the Tormek is still painfully SLOW in shaping and sharpening dull blades. There is a crack in the following and I imagine that new folks will go towards CBN wheels in the very near future for sharpening needs.

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  • The Ultimate Grinding-Sharpening Set Up

    Step #1CBN wheel for grindingto the edge of the blade. It is warmer than a Tormek but cool enough to hold in the hand and much much faster in the grind. The final hollow is slightly deeper (8"

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  • Power Sharpening On The Tormek Long Term Test Cost

    Nuances Of The Tormek Both the T-4 and T-7 Tormek models will by their nature produce only a hollow grind bevel. The hollow grind will be a little less pronounced with the T-7 because the stone

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  • Tormek Hollow-Grind Wheel Tool SharpenerYouTube

    Aug 05 2015 · Sharpening with Garrett HackHollow Grinding on Chisels and Plane blades EN Original VersionDuration 8 31. Dictum 17 158 views

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  • Anyone Use or Have Their Knives Sharpened with a Tormek

    Mar 26 2010 · I ve used it to put a perfect hollow grind on some folding skinners. I then skipped the leather wheel and proceeded to a paper wheel setup with a tormek bar. This will polish inside the hollow edge without convexing it like is easy to do when freehanding on the wheels. Note that this is something I ve done for a very specific application.

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  • Can you sharpen chisels on bench grinderFineWoodworking

    Oct 12 2003 · I don t belive in hollow grinding the bevel in chisels/planes especially japanese laminated steel. I m now doing the grinding in my own shop. The Tormek is okay and gives great results but it s slow real s---l---o---w. Before you spend your money on a grinder that isn t what it could be let me give you a link to a page on our web site. It

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  • Tormek Diamond WheelsAdvanced Machinery

    The result is a bevel edge with a completely flat surface instead of a hollow grind. When sharpening on the side of the Diamond Wheels using the new Multi Base -100 the user always has support and control using the Tormek

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  • Tormek 2000 and SharpeningWoodworking Masterclasses

    Mar 04 2014 · The Tormek system has one flawif you use their blade holder and grind to a set angle (e.g. 25 degrees) you have to be very careful to adjust the bevel angle guide for the diameter of the wheel (as it wears down with use). Othewise you can end up grinding

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  • Sharpening Handbook

    Hollow grinding on the back of the chisels (traditional not Japanese chisels) is recommended by some Part 3Chisels plane irons Tormek grinding wheels. Sèbastien and Wolfgang offer some great tips on the sharpening of chisels plane irons using the various Tormek grinding

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  • Tormek T4 vs T8An In-depth Comparison That Helps You

    The grinding wheel of the T4 is 8″ x 1 5/8" (200 40 mm) instead of the standard 10″ x 2" (250 50 mm). It features a ceramic build grindstone wheel with 220 grit aluminum oxide. This smaller-sized wheel gives the tool s edge a more noticeable hollow grind

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  • Power Sharpening On The Tormek Long Term Test Cost

    Nuances Of The Tormek Both the T-4 and T-7 Tormek models will by their nature produce only a hollow grind bevel. The hollow grind will be a little less pronounced with the T-7 because the stone is 10 inches in diameter versus the 8-inch diameter stone on the T-4.

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  • Tormek Diamond WheelsAdvanced Machinery

    The result is a bevel edge with a completely flat surface instead of a hollow grind. When sharpening on the side of the Diamond Wheels using the new Multi Base -100 the user always has support and control using the Tormek jigs. To sharpen either with or without water is another detail which has been made possible with the new diamond wheels.

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