How To: Sharpen a bench plane iron with waterstones

Sharpen a bench plane iron with waterstones

You can use 1000 and 6000 grit waterstones to sharpen a plane blade. Use a Veritas Mk II honing jig, and discover the David Charlesworth "ruler trick" for polishing just the edge of the back of the blade.

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