Making a simple planer / jointer blade sharpening jig.
Just pop your planer or jointer knives into the two brass slots, cinch down the lock nuts, and with a few strokes on progressively finer sheets of sandpaper, you'll.
After I'd created a way to sharpen my jointer knives without having to remove them from the machine, I came up with a way to do the same thing.
Jointer/planer Knife Sharpening Jig. Knife Sharpener Do you love this? Knife Sharpener Knife sharpening jig This Tool Does Not Actually Sharpen Your Knife.
Knives for surface planers (jointers), and thicknessers pose a Find your bevel angle; Cut angle into jig; Make the blade clamp.
When making this sharpening jig it's important to make the slots at the correct angle so the bevels of the blades lay perfectly horizontal.