sharpening fleshing machine blades

Submitted by dwl on 9/26/05 at 9:41 AM. ( )

What is the best way to sharpen the blades? is there a stone? I have used the sharpener for fleshing machine blades but they don't seem to sharpen them very well. any suggestions Thanks, DeLoy.

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I use sand paper glued to a popsicle stick.

This response submitted by Rorie on 9/26/05 at 11:31 AM. ( )

I use 400 grit wet or dry, and lightly stroke the edge, then tune with the steels.

The sticks sharper very well , if . . .

This response submitted by Levesque on 9/26/05 at 11:28 PM. ( )

you acually know how to use them . Get Bruce Rittel's video on fleshing and you will learn some things you did not know today .

Bill from Raw Hide Flrshing machine

This response submitted by Laurier on 9/27/05 at 8:48 AM. ( )

Call Bill from Rawhide ,he has the best sharpening steels , I've seen

Send your blades to him as well , he is very good at it. And he also sells some of the best blades yet. His blades , then Quebec fleshing blades.

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