Tune Up a Card Scraper
A couple of jigs take the guesswork out of sharpening this small but essential tool
Card scrapers are ideal for lightly cleaning up areas of torn or gnarly wood that no other tool can deal with, but sharpening it is a task that frustrates even experienced woodworkers. Watch as Berea, Kentucky, chairmaker and teacher Brian Boggs demonstrates the proper method for keeping a card scraper in perfect working order.
In a separate video, Boggs also demonstrates the best techniques for using a card scraper.