One day (6 hours) saw restoration, tuning and sharpening course
During this one-day practical course you will learn how to disassemble, clean, tune and sharpen various types of antique and vintage saws. We will also explain different types and grades of woodworking saws and related saw maintenance tools and materials.
This one-to-one course is intensive but also informal and accommodating.
All necessary equipment and materials will be provided. We will also advice you on what you will need and where to purchase all specialist tools and materials to continue with saw restoration on your own.
Normally this course runs for 6 hours with as many breaks as you’d need. Alternatively, the same course can be arranged to run over 2 days (evenings) period. Just let us know what option suites you best. Coffees, teas and food will be provided.
After completing this course you will go home with practical knowledge of how to turn an old tired saws into good users and one or two (depending on the conditions of your tools) of your own saws perfectly tuned for fine woodworking.
If you have any questions and would like more information about this course, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
this course covers only woodworking saws used in carpentry, cabinet and furniture making, and intended to be generally used indoors. It does not cover large crosscut and two-men saws, or similar, dedicated to tree felling and other green woodworking applications.