Planer blade sharpening service we are proud to be able to provide. Today’s “throw-a-way” society does not work when you need your expensive planer blades resharpened. Here is how we do it.
Planer Blade Sharpening
Bench plane and block plane blades have traditionally been beveled to 25°. The low-angle block plane has a bed angle of 12° and the blade comes honed at an angle of 25°. Standard angle block planes have the blade bedded at 20°….
I have in the past tried resharpening jointer knives on a stone by hand, but without much luck. The steel is too hard, and too much material had to be removed for the stone to make much of a difference…