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Quote from: Ken S on June 12, 2020, 04:52:59 PMQuote from: chino on June 11, 2020, 12:59:58 PM
Sorry to bring this one up from the past. I couldn't find answers through a search.
Question: how do you store your extra wheels for your Tormek?
Most input is vertically. I've read about "lipped" plastic trays. Any links for purchasing?
I'm thinking about attaching a stainless bolt surrounded by pvc pipe to mount the wheel (still don't know where).
I welcome any input. Thanks in advance.
Never apologize for bringing up an old topic from the past. The early posts contain some of the jewels of this forum. Unfortunately, some of our most knowledgeable members no longer post. Everytime I explore early posts by Jeff Farris, Ionut, and some of our members who no longer post, I always learn something.
Quote from: van on June 11, 2020, 11:39:57 PM
I have always opted to keep the wheels vertically in the wall with a wooden support where I fixed 12 mm threaded pins inclined at 80 ° and stopped with Czech nuts to avoid accidental falls. The dripping of the wet stone is almost negligible and irrelevant. For the leather wheels I have chosen an identical but horizontal positioning.
Quote from: RichColvin on June 11, 2020, 04:20:40 PM
I store my vertically. The ideas I've collected are here: http://sharpeninghandbook.info/Grindstones-Storing.html
Quote from: Ken S on April 28, 2020, 01:08:01 AM
I am looking forward to it!
I hope you will pay special attention to getting square edges with chisels; that seems to be a perennial problem. Also, please cover the usage differences in the various grinding wheels.
Quote from: john.jcb on March 30, 2020, 04:28:24 PM
Thanks Van. I am staying home except for grocery shopping. My wife works in an essential business so she has to go in every day. She tries to limit contact at work but it is still more risk than staying home. Having these businesses open has avoided a real panic and they all should be commended.
Quote from: GeoTech on February 27, 2020, 12:05:43 AM
I hope he makes more of them available, it really makes setup easy and accurate.
Quote from: chino on February 24, 2020, 07:22:15 PM
cbwx34, thanks for the link to the newer video. Got the tool in the mail today and can't wait to use it.