With the Multi Base MB-100, you can sharpen on the side of the Tormek Diamond Wheels, thus creating a completely flat bevel that is preferable in some applications. The MB-100 has an adjustment line that allows you to fix the sharpening position based on the optimal setting for each tool and jig. For convenience, it can be mounted either vertically or horizontally.
The MB-100 can be used with the Tormek jigs: SVM-45 Knife Jig, SVM-140 Long Knife Jig, SVM-00 Small Knife Holder, SVX-150 Scissors Jig, SVA-170 Axe Jig, SVS-38 Short Tool Jig, SVD-186 Gouge Jig, SVS-50 Multi Jig, SE-77 Square Edge Jig and SVD-110 Tool Rest.
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When setting the sharpening angle with the updated WM-200
AngleMaster, use the top angle scale, marked with MB-100. When setting
the sharpening angle with the previous WM-200, add 18 degrees to your
preferred angel. Example: If you are going the sharpen a chisel to a
25-degree angle, add 18 degrees on the Angle Master, i.e. 43 degrees.
Always set the wheel diameter compensator on WM-200 to 250 mm when
sharpening with the MB-100.
Please note that the MB-100 is only designed for sharpening with
Tormek Diamond Wheels. It is not suitable for grinding stones as they
would require truing which is not possible on the side.
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