Setting Up & Sharpening a Japanese Chisel

Getting the most out of any Japanese chisel requires a few basic steps, including a couple that Western woodworkers are not used to carrying out on their chisels. In this 3-part video series, Mitch walks you through the basics to getting the most out of your a Japanese chisel.

If you have any questions about this process, feel free to call us on (02) 9527 3870, email or visit us in our workshop at 29 Production Av, Kogarah.

Part 1: Setting the Hoop

Part 2: Lapping the Back

Part 3: Sharpening the Bevel