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Old 03-24-2012, 10:24 AM   #1
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How to resharpen carbide paint scraper blades??


Hello, I've been doing some paint scraping with a Warner 2-3/8-Inch Carbide 100X from Lowes. It does a GREAT job, but the carbide blades get nicked and chipped pretty easily (No matter how hard I try, I can't avoid hitting the heads of the finish nails that are hidden under the latex paint). The replacement blades are $8 a piece!!! So, how can I remove the nicks and resharpen the blades? Thanks

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Old 03-24-2012, 11:53 AM   #2
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How to resharpen carbide paint scraper blades??


The only thing harder then carbide is diamonds. There's dozen of differant low cost diamond hones on the market.
http://eze-lap.com/products/diamond-hone-stone/

They also work great for reguler knives that need sharping and last a long time.
Your not going to get out all the deeper knicks with a hand stone.

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