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Re: [BKARTS] Restoring Second-hand Board Shears



Rodney Fry wrote:

> I have looked in the archives, but answers to my queries are not shown,
> nor on the Web using Google.  Paraffin wax was suggested as an edge
> lubricant, though I suspect beeswax would be just as effective?

I keep a bar of soap next to my cutter; a couple of swipes along the
blade gives a very smooth cut.

Don Rash

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