USING A SHARPENING STONE - Continued
After several strokes, reverse the blade and stroke
the other side in a similar manner. Use light, even
Repeat stroking action until the desired edge is
The wire edge left on blade by using a stone may be
removed by stroking both sides on a soft wood
block, canvas, or leather.
CARE OF BENCH GRINDERS
Wipe oil and grease from all outside surfaces before
and after each use.
Tighten all housing screws before and after each
Before using, check to be sure that the abrasive
wheel is not cracked or broken.
CARE OF SHARPENING STONES
Prevent glazing of stone by applying light oil while
Wipe excess oil and grit from stone with a clean rag
after each use.
Clean stone with dry cleaning solvent when it
becomes glazed or gummed up.
Store in a clean dry place and/or wrap in clean cloth.