Tag Archives: sharpening

15% Discount off DVDs during June




There are still a few days left to take up the current offer of 15% off our DVD range during June. We stock a wide range of DVDs covering all sorts of topics including sharpening techniques, carving by a number … Continue reading






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How to: Sharpen your Woodcarving Gouges




In this video Gerald Adams shows us how to sharpen a woodcarving gouge using traditional oil stones. Gerald runs local wood carving courses and is a member of Masters Carvers Association. In need of some inspiration over christmas? GeraldĀ demonstrates useful … Continue reading






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Veritas Narrow Honing Guide Now Available to Preorder




For those who predominantly sharpen narrow blades, Veritas now offer a narrow-blade honing guide consisting of the narrow-blade clamping head, the standard roller base and the angle registration jig. It clamps blades from 1/8″ to 1-1/2″ wide using parallel jaws … Continue reading






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North of England Woodworking Show and more news!




  Some of the team are in Harrogate setting up ready to greet you all on Friday 22, Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 November. Come and see Brian Walsh demoing Japanese Saws, David Thornton showing you how to sharpen with … Continue reading






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North of England Woodworking Show




This time next week we will be setting up ready to greet all our visitors on Friday 22, Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 November. We will have Brian Walsh with us demoing Japanese Saws, David Thornton will be in charge … Continue reading






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Gransfors Axes, a Stanley Plane & a Sharpening Stone…




We have recently had a delivery of a few Gransfors Bruks Ancient European Axes; 511 Bearded Axe with Eye Socket 505 Four Lugged Chopping Axe 501 Two Lugged Chopping Axe 503 Two Lugged Bearded Axe 509 Danish Broad Axe Further … Continue reading






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DMT’s Dia-Flat Lapping Plate




Chris Schwarz talks sharpening, to read Chris Schwarz’s review please click here Looking to purchase your own DMT Dia-Flat Lapping Plate, click here to view our DMT product range Don’t forget we are opening on most Saturdays during December, 1st, … Continue reading






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