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Tool Sharpening Course

Date Saturday 5th May 2018
Time 9:30 until 16:00
Meet At J G Graves Woodland Discovery Centre Ecclesall Woods Abbey Lane Sheffield S7 2QZ
Organised By Ecclesall Woods Craft Courses
Description Tool Sharpening Course. 9.30 – 4pm, 05/05/2018. £65.00 Learn to sharpen tools effectively - did you know that many tools are sold blunt? Tool sharpening for green woodworking tools, ie axes, drawknives, billhooks, turning tools, chisels, slashers. Spend the day learning a number of techniques using various sharpening equipment in the lovely surroundings of Ecclesall Woods Sawmill. If you are new to Greenwood craft this will be a very interesting course and is fundamental to effective green woodworking. If you have tools which are giving you problems - bring them along for Dave to look over - he will either help you get them sharp or advise you what to do. (please restrict to 2/3 tools as you will only realistically have time to work on a couple of tools) All materials and tools are provided for you on the day. You will need to bring a packed lunch - drinks are provided! Wear suitable clothes for working outdoors.
Phone No. 0114 235 6348
Email contact [at]
Type of Event Practical Activity
Primary Focus General Interest
Wheelchair/Pushchair Accessible No
Suitable for Families No