How to Sharpen and Set up a No.80 Scraper

Furnitology - Paul Seller Sharpen No.80 Card Scraper

The #80 cabinet scraper handles the wildest grain, but because of its name, it is also one of those misunderstood tools with misunderstood sharpening.

In this video, I walk you through the most unique sharpening method there is for any woodworking hand tool. Once you learn how to sharpen and set up this tool, you’ll be able to refine any hard and dense-grained wood surface you will ever encounter, bar none.

Where the hand plane might fail you, the #80 cabinet scraper takes over.