sharpening technique

shar·pen·ing tech·nique

(shahrpĕn-ing tek-nēk)
Procedure used to maintain the sharpness of a cutting edge on an instrument that is used for scaling. There are two versions: stationary and moving techniques.
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Extrusion Dies Industries will show new specialized coatings for film and sheet dies, including a sharpening technique for tungsten carbide coatings on BOPET dies and a corrosion resistant ceramic coating for use with PVC.
The best sales pitch is to demonstrate the correct sharpening technique.
Hu-Friedy states the cards are available in extra fine, fine and medium grits, and are used with the same sharpening techniques as traditional sharpening stones; no oil is necessary for lubrication during sharpening procedures as the cards can be used dry or, if preferred, with water.
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To that end, Edgecraft keeps tabs on the latest hot cutlery shapes: for instance, the recent consumer infatuation with Graton edges and Asian blades, which require sharpening techniques that are different from standard European styles.
Aspects covered will include control of light, selection, layers, conversion to monochrome and sharpening techniques.
The brigade's reconnaissance and surveillance element--the 4th Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment--has been sharpening techniques for collecting unmanned aircraft data and integrating that information with other intelligence for Stryker commanders.
All sharpening techniques destroy the metal of the cutting edge of the tool.