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Screw sharpening?

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JoshuaSee · · Stanley, Idaho · Joined Jul 2016 · Points: 0

Does anyone know where I can send in some screws to get sharpened? Or even, where I could have the gnarled teeth cut off and then have new teeth made? I don’t care about loosing 1/3in or so off each screw.  I think these will need professional help.

John Wilder · · Las Vegas, NV · Joined Feb 2004 · Points: 1,535

Search the ice climbing forums. I know there's at least a couple people on here that sharpen screws....

Shepido · · CO · Joined Aug 2014 · Points: 50

Here is a great option. Ice Screw Sharpening

FosterK · · Edmonton, AB · Joined Nov 2012 · Points: 43

How bad is it? I've used a Petzl screw sharpener on some pretty mangled used screws and returned them to functionality.

JoshuaSee · · Stanley, Idaho · Joined Jul 2016 · Points: 0

They are pretty bad, I think Shepido has suggested exactly what I was looking for!

Bill Kirby · · Baltimore Maryland · Joined Jul 2012 · Points: 480

PM Gunkie Mike 

John Alcorn · · Boulder, CO · Joined Sep 2014 · Points: 390
ChrisMurphy · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Mar 2016 · Points: 0
Bill Kirby wrote:

PM Gunkie Mike 

Ha ha, came to say this as well

Gunkiemike · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Jul 2009 · Points: 2,800

Joshua - did you get my PM's?

Guideline #1: Don't be a jerk.

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