Register free!
Search
 
     

The Green Industry's Resource Center


Click for Weather
 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #11  
Old 02-11-2013, 01:08 AM
StanWilhite StanWilhite is online now
LawnSite Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Decatur AL
Posts: 1,524
Quote:
Originally Posted by LawnBoy627 View Post
What is the best way to sharpen blades? With a hand grinder or bench grinder? Also how often should blades be sharpens?
Posted via Mobile Device
If you don't have the big bucks to spend, I find that a vise and a 4 1/2 angle grinder is the best way to go. With practice you can keep your ground edge straight w/no problem.

There's also pics of a home made setup here that looks really good. (If my memory's right, the builder even included specs on how to make it). It's made using an angle grinder (what we refer to as a "side grinder") and plywood. I don't have the link but look around here and you'll find it.
__________________
Shut 'er down Buford....she's slangin' oil !!!!
Reply With Quote
 

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump





Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1998 - 2012, LawnSite.comô - Moose River Media
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:48 PM.

Page generated in 0.09170 seconds with 8 queries