Examples 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