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Michael, David ; Davies, Mary Ann. 2008. Modified Belt Sander Sharpens Axes and Pulaskis. 0823 2327P. Missoula, MT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, National Technology and Development Program.

This tech tip explains how to fashion a bracket that allows a narrow belt sander to be used much like a draw file when sharpening axes and Pulaskis. Drawing MTDC–1064, available from the Missoula Technology and Development Center, shows how to construct the bracket. The tech tip includes information on how to use the bracket and sander when sharpening single- and double-bit axes and Pulaskis.

Keywords: equipment development, handtools, safety at work


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