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Old 01-18-2012, 04:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey all, new here. Just got into tuning and picked up a dakine mini edge tool for my park pickle. My local shop does a terrible job so i decided to do it myself. The one thing i can't figure out is what side of the file do you use for general sharpening. One side has ////// while the other has a cross rough pattern. Which should i use?
Another question, I'm doing park but like a little more grip (east coast). How far should i detune my edges? 1.5 base and 88 side (if that matters)
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Old 01-18-2012, 06:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
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The slashed side will cut better if your trying to get some big burs and crap off.
I'm not too sure what angles really do what I just use the 90 for everything and it works fine.
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Old 01-19-2012, 07:15 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Is this tool for only the side edge or both the base and side?
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Old 01-20-2012, 02:06 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Just the side, you don't want to be taking a file to the base edge. You can gummy/diamond stone the base edge, but you can file the side edge only (and not a lot).
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