Local Tool and Knife Sharpening in Bath

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About A1 Shapeners

My name is Martin Prior and I am based in the Batheaston (a few miles to the east of Bath).  I’ve been sharpening Knives and all types of saws and tools for the last 4 years.  It’s all I do and I love it. 

I specialize in all types of Clipper Blade sharpening (Horse, Dog and Barbers) and everything else from Kitchen knives to Chainsaws.  I can sharpen anything that’s blunt!

Working from my local workshop in Batheaston I offer a while-you-wait service by appointment, or you can drop off your items and pick them up later.

I take great pride in my work and I strive to return your item in a condition that is better than new.  Some items I can even take from new and make sharper and better.

Check out my reviews page to get a better idea of my passion for sharpening..

I messaged A1 regards sharpening some kitchen knives. They were of reasonable quality and I have looked after them and sharpened them myself.

I must say I have never had knives so sharp –  I could not believe how sharp they are.

I would recommend anyone to use this rather unique service…  Highly recommended and very knowledgeable information regards looking after your sharp knives.

Steve

Thank you Martin for a fantastic, efficient service!

The same-day turnaround was brilliant and at a very reasonable price. My blades are now cutting like new!

I will definitely recommend A1 Sharpeners and be using you again.

Emily

I contacted Martin to ask about clipper sharpening. Sharpened 3 sets while I waited.

What a service – no hassle with driving a distance or having to send them away.

Neal

Chainsaw Sharpening

Chainsaw Sharpening

Chainsaw Sharpening Chainsaw sharpening is a slow and steady job as each tooth needs to be sharpened at exactly the right angle. As the teeth are usually alternate in their direction this means that to successfully sharpen a chainsaw you need to go around it twice -...

Axe Sharpening

Axe Sharpening

Axe Sharpening Abraham Lincoln was quoted as saying “ Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” and he absolutely right! A blunt Axe is a waste of your time and energy, whether you are cutting down a tree, chopping up...

Circular Saw Blade Sharpening

Circular Saw Blade Sharpening

Circular Saw (TCT) Blade Sharpening Sometimes it can be difficult to tell if your Circular Saw Blade needs sharpening as it is the machine doing the work, not you!  However if your TCT circular saw blades are not cutting as fast, or the machine is straining when...

Clipper Blade Sharpening

Clipper Blade Sharpening

Clipper Blade Sharpening Horse Clipper Blades, Dog Clipper blades, or clipper blades for humans I can sharpen them all while you wait."Excellent service while you wait if local. Needed my horse blade clippers sharpened fast, friendly service at a fair price....

Shears Sharpening

Shears Sharpening

Shears Sharpening So often I see shears that have spent a lot of time in the back of the shed or garage and they look beyond repair.  But as you can see from the pictures below old, rusty, dirty shears can come back to life once you have left them with me for...

Knife Sharpening

Knife Sharpening

Knife Sharpening The most common type of sharpening that I do and probably one of the most rewarding as the results are immediate and the customers are always pleased with the results. Just complete the form below if you need Hunting Knives, Kitchen Knives, Penknives...

Chisel Sharpening

Chisel Sharpening

New chisels won't be sharp enough to do intricate woodworking, so you'll want to sharpen them before you start on a project but the good news is that they will stay sharp for about 6 months unless you use them a lot. Old chisels can have uneven or damaged edges and if...

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