Drill Bit Sharpening

Posted by on Dec 20, 2015 in Workshops | 0 comments

in this 2 hour workshop you will learn how to sharpen a standard metal twist drill bit on a bench grinder by hand,

if there is time left we can go into more detail or other types of drill bits


the basic principle of the cutting edge, which applies to any cutting tool

the angles of the bit



Please bring:

your  curious inquiring mind

personal safety equipment if you have some (safety googles, ear pugs or muffs)

long sleeve, long leg cotton clothing, close toed shoes


About the Instructor:

Markus Kirchgasser, aka Max is a Millwright with more that 15 years of experience in the industry, and in his spare time a adapt Blacksmith, Machinist, Woodworker.



Where: Vancouver Community Laboratory, 1907 Triumph Street, Vancouver

Members: $15, non Members: $20,

Class size min: 3, max: 8

please register at: vancolabs.workshops@gmail.com




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