Router Bits

Router Bits

Router bits are made of extremely hard and durable materials like carbide. They are designed to cut through relatively tough materials like wood at very high revolutions per minute and must withstand the heat generated from friction. Most router bits have curved blades, making them challenging to sharpen. These blades on these bits require professional … Read more

Gardening Tools

Gardening Tool - Pruner

It is advantageous and safe to seek professional sharpening services for even the simplest gardening tools. A variety of tools requires different sharpening methods. Although they may appear easier to sharpen, the work of a professional ensures much greater durability, better quality, and less damage to your tools. We sharpen common gardening tools as well … Read more

Axes and Adzes

Splitting Axe

Each type of axe requires a specific sharpening technique Different types of axes (splitting axes, general-purpose axes, camping axes, carpenter’s axes, etc.) all require different sharpening techniques due to their varied uses. For example, a splitting axe does not have the same sharpening angle as a carpenter’s axe or a general-purpose axe. They need to … Read more

Hole saw or hole cutter

Hole saw

This saw could also be called a drill bit as it is used to make holes. It is usually paired with a drill bit that guides the bell-shaped blade along its axis. Keeping it well-sharpened reduces friction and material burning.

Circular saw or radial saw

Circular Saw

This type of portable mechanical saw is designed to cut various materials on-site. It is equipped with a round blade with teeth on its perimeter, similar to a panel saw or mechanical miter saw. For sharpening these blades, see the section on radial or circular saw blades.

Hand Saws

Restored Hand Saws

Hand saws come in various types depending on their dimensions, shapes, and teeth configurations, tailored to different cutting needs. Some are for rip cuts, others for crosscuts. There are even hand saws that cut on the pull stroke instead of the push stroke, like Japanese finish saws. Their sharpening process involves various combinations of different … Read more

Miter saw

Electric Miter Saw

Miter saws are used in woodworking and carpentry to make precise angle cuts. They can be mechanical or manual and are mounted on a base with guides. Manual versions are a type of hand saw, while motorized versions have a large diameter circular saw blade. To prevent splintering or fraying of the wood, the blade … Read more

Pruning Saws

Foldable Pruning Saw

These saws are mounted at the end of long fiberglass or aluminum poles and are used to cut tree branches. They are designed to be very sharp as they need to cut quickly with minimal pressure.

Mortise Chisels

Mortise Chisels

Mortise chisels are precision tools that need to be well sharpened to achieve a beautiful finish and a good fit. A smooth finish on the interior of the mortise and the tenon improves the effectiveness of the glue joint. Entrusting the sharpening to a professional makes sense if we want to take the best care … Read more

Cold Chisels

Cold chisels

Although made of hard materials, cold chisels tend to dull quickly due to their usage. The cutting edge strikes against a hard surface with each hammer blow. When sharpening them, it’s essential to maintain the original angle to ensure the effectiveness of the impact and prolong their usability by maintaining strong resistance.