SHARP by Sean Hellman
This is probably the most definitive book on sharpening ever written. Who knew we could sharpen so many different tools and make them last longer? Its good for the planet to repair and reuse and this book is a practical guide on the 'how to'!
- Craftsman Sean Hellman is renowned widely for his skills in green woodwork. He runs an artisan-led production business, on the edge of Dartmoor, Devon, UK.
- Sharp is a book that will guide the reader through the principles and practice of sharpening. From definitions and requirements in the chapter 'What is Sharp?' and through chapters explaining edge geometry, how to observe the edge to determine correct sharpening procedures and all about abrasives (including hand-tools, as well as human-powered and machine tools). Included are detailed, step-by-step instructions for as many types of edge tool as could be fitted into the book. There is an entire chapter given to plans and instructions for time-saving, effective jigs and guides.
- 334 pages
- A4 portrait format
- 981 colour photos and illustrations
- ISBN 978-0-9931861-7-2
• Weight 1.4KG
- Weight 1.4KG