Why SVA-170 Axe Jig?
Straight or curved edges that last
When dry grinding on a fast rotating bench grinder, there’s a risk of burning the edge and wrecking the axe. There’s no such risk with the Tormek sharpening system as it rotates at a low rpm and the water cools the edge continuously.
Set the sharpening angle by usage
Carving axes can be sharpened asymmetrically, with a larger bevel on the left-hand side (if you’re right-handed). That will make the axe cut more easily because the cutting force is closer to the direction of cutting.