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Sharpening Curved Draw Knife Without Honing Guide

I once bought a curved draw knife for my bowyer work. Unfortunately it was dull as h... and I wasn't sure how to sharpen it. Penny-pinching as I am I didn't want to invest in special honing guide for this kind of blades but reading in forums and watching some videos I found that if you go for a bevelled edge it's actually quite easy to do free handed.

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