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Old 11-13-2017, 03:15 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Imaginethat View Post
Iíve used the diamond card along with cutting fluid to sharpen my carbide tools with mixed results. What Iíve found works best is just buy new inserts. I know this can be pricey but Iíve found AZ Carbides has some pretty good prices and ship quickly.

The other thing Iíve noticed are the inserts I get from AZ Carbides seem to be a little sharper than others purchased. May or may not be true, it just seems like it to me.

Wow! Those are expensive. I get mine from Global Tooling and Supply at about half that of AZ Carbide.
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