Words nearby oilstone
Example sentences from the Web for oilstone
This mistake is sometimes made in using the oilstone, by rubbing the tool on both sides instead of on one only.Carpentry and Woodwork|Edwin W. Foster
The face of the regulator is now placed on the ground glass after smearing it with oil and oilstone dust.Watch and Clock Escapements|Anonymous
The handle of the tool should be grasped in the left hand, while its blade rests on a block of wood, or on the oilstone.Wood-Carving|George Jack
Synonyms are honestone, whetstone, oilstone and sharpening stone.
Jed whistled a few mournful bars and sharpened a chisel on an oilstone.Shavings|Joseph C. Lincoln