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Removing heels from cutters when carving...

Rob D

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Modifiying the back of the cutter by removing a portion of the heel does seem to reduce heat build up at the nose of a carving bar but a LOT!


You can do this for any size carving bar and any chain. We used a flap disc on a battery angle grinder which seemed to work well.



A great vid from Simon O'Rourke here watch from 12 mins if short on time




Quick vid from CSB here [ame]



And have attached a snip from Ed Robinsons site here Ed Robinson's Wooden Things. Chainsaw carvings, sculptures & furniture. About me.





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