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278541 Kirk Eppler 2024‑06‑18 Re: [Sender Not Verified] Re: Purchased this saw
Here is confirmation of what you did being correct, per the US Dept of
Forestry.

https://www.fs.usda.gov/t-d/pubs/htmlpubs/htm04232822/page04.htm

Kirk in Half Moon Bay, CA, who also has their axe sharpening manual
somewhere.

On Tue, Jun 18, 2024 at 11:44 AM Richard Wilson <
yorkshireman@y...> wrote:

>
>
> The Great American though, presents 3 working teeth to the cut at a time,
> and I scratched my head a good bit before deciding that I would treat each
> pair of 3 point teeth as a set - so, the two outer teeth are rakers - as
> above, and each inner point is sharpened alternately left or right.  A bit
> over the top if crosscutting, but given that a raker is kind go trying to
> be a rip tooth, effective for ripping.
>
>


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Kirk Eppler in Half Moon Bay, CA 

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