• The ReBuilding Center (map)
  • 3625 North Mississippi Avenue
  • Portland, OR, 97227
  • United States

Join The ReBuilding Center for Tool Sharpening Basics

Got a dull chisel, kitchen knife, scissors, wood plane? Bring a tool or two to class, and learn the basics of tool sharpening in a very hands-on way using sandpaper, metal files, and sharpening stones.

**Straight blades only; serrated or saw-toothed blades won't be covered in this class.

Skill level: This class is built for beginners; open to ages 16+ (minors will need a signed youth waiver.)

Topics covered:
* anatomy of a blade
* common reasons for dull edges and how to correct them
* stages and methods of sharpening
* various sharpening tools and their pros/cons

Register online.