This is a badge bit (BB
) that is part of the PEP curriculum
. Completing this BB is part of getting the wood
badge in tool care
For this BB, you will sharpen six spade drill bits.
How To Sharpen A Spade Drill Bit - by Old Sneelock's Workshop
"Inexpensive and easy to find, Spade Bits are easy to sharpen also. Next time rather than tossing out the bit when it starts to cut slower, take a few minutes with a file and you’ll be back drilling in no time. "
To get certified for this BB, post photos or a two minute video of:
- close up of the six dull forestner drill bits
- mid-process with all sharpening equipment used for the forestner drill bits
- close up of each of the edge of the six sharpened forestner drill bits