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Old 06-05-2014, 11:47 AM
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Question Power Rotary Blade Sharpener

Has anyone purchased or know anything about the Tru Sharp Power Rotary Blade Sharpener?

This seems intriguing but the purchase price is around $60, so I would appreciate any feedback.

(Maybe I just have the need to buy!)

Thanks in advance for your input!
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Old 06-05-2014, 02:29 PM
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I just bought mine on Amazon last week or so for around $35.00. Walmart also has this sharpener for around $35.00. I am having a bit of trouble getting my blades sharpened but it could be user error. I read the reviews and some found success and others did not get sharp blades.

Right now mine is sitting to the side and I will give it another try to sharpen my blades.
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Old 06-05-2014, 02:36 PM
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Just bought one and hope to give it a whirl soon! I have a stack of old blades ready for their test drive!

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I have this sharpener. Absolutely love it. You have to make sure that you oil the sharpener stones before each use. Remember it has a fine set of stones as well as a course set. Use fine to actually sharpen your blade. The course stones are used if you have small nicks in the blade. I sharpen my blade at least 3 times a week to keep it sharpened. Sometimes more depending on how much I am using the blade. I have had my sharpener for over 2 years and I don't regret purchasing it.
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Old 06-05-2014, 02:51 PM
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Really noisy while it is grinding, surprised me, and I haven't wanted to use it since.
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Old 06-05-2014, 03:50 PM
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It is great. Got mine from joann.com with a coupon
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Old 06-05-2014, 04:20 PM
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I had someone who worked in a shop. He sharpened my rotary blades and they didn't last long before they were dull again. So I am skeptical that any small machine can sharpen the blades for household usage.
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Old 06-06-2014, 04:07 AM
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I don't have one but a friend of mine does (not sure of the brand) and I have used it. I think it worked well. Got new life out of old blades. Check out the sales at Joann's and pick up one with a big discount coupon.
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Old 06-06-2014, 05:17 AM
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I have one I purchased a few years ago. It works okay, its loud. I save my used blades & then sit down & sharpen them all at the same time, then use those and then throw them away. I figure that by the time I have sharpened them once they probably won't sharpen & work as well the third time around.
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Old 06-14-2014, 09:08 AM
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if anyone see this item on sale, please post. thank you.
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