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Scythes the Cutting Edge

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

$40
Sell the weed eater and use a scythe! Maintain your body, not your machines. Learn the sharper points of this elegant tool. Thought to be old school, but better blades and an ergonomic set up
scythes

scythe class

 

makes them one of the most efficient tools out there. Learn what makes a good scythe, how to select a scythe for your needs and how to properly maintain it for years of efficient use. Participants will be able to try out a number of different blades and snaths to learn the benefits of each. Discounts available for couples.

scythe blades

scythe blade selection

Topics to be covered 

 

  • Scythe – parts, styles, blades, snathes
  • Scythe setup and adjustments.
  • Mowing technique stance, angle, swing.
  • Mowing pattern strategies, fences, trees, working as a team.
  • Sharpening, Peening the blade
  • Fixing nicks and cracks
  • Sharpening with a stone

 

Scythe resources

http://scytheconnection.com/

http://scytheworks.ca/

http://scythesupply.com/

Details

Date:
April 13
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$40
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Organizer

Brian Kerkvliet

Venue

Inspiration farm
619 E laurel Rd
Bellingham , 98226 United States
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Phone:
360-398-7061
Website:
www.inspirationfarm.com

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