Lathe Tool Sharpening 04-11-2024




Skill Level:  Beginner                                   Class Size:  6 
Instructor: David Pietras Prerequisites: None


Course Description

In this hands-on class, participants will learn how to sharpen lathe tools using both a bench grinder and the Sorby ProEdge sharpening system. Participants will learn how to establish the initial bevel and shape of the tool, and then refine the edge for a precise and razor-sharp finish. The class will cover the following topics: • Introduction to sharpening lathe tools and the importance of a sharp edge • Safety precautions and proper handling of the bench grinder and the Sorby ProEdge • Establishing the initial bevel and shape of the lathe tool • Fine-tuning and honing the edge • Techniques for maintaining and prolonging the sharpness of lathe tools • Troubleshooting common sharpening issues and how to correct them

Cancellation Policy

Due to the underlying expenses and preparation time inherent in the classes we offer, in addition to the limited number of students that can be accommodated in our classroom, Mann Tool does not provide refunds or exchanges for cancellations that occur within 10 days of the scheduled event. Participants who give more than 10 days notice will receive a full refund.

Each class has a minimum number of participants required for the class to be held. Mann Tool reserves the right to cancel a class up to 48 hours prior to its scheduled time if the minimum enrollment has not been met. In this event, the participants have the choice of a full refund or a credit towards the enrollment costs for a future class.




Date: 04/11/24
Time: 6:00pm
Cost: $85.00/person




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