How To Sharpen Scissors
Watch more Paper Crafts videos: http://www.howcast.com/guides/133-Paper-Crafts Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - http://howc.st/uLaHRS Learn to sharpen scissors by following these steps. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: http://howc.st/ytmainplaylists Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - http://howc.st/HOE3aY Howcast Video Games Channel - http://howc.st/tYKKrk Howcast Tech Channel - http://howc.st/rx9FwR Howcast Food Channel - http://howc.st/umBoJX Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - http://howc.st/vmB86i Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - http://howc.st/vKjUjm Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - http://howc.st/vbbNt3 Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Cut a piece of sandpaper Cut several notches in a piece of fine-grit sandpaper, with the rough side facing down. Tip Cut with long strokes, so every part of the blade touches the sandpaper. Step 2: Test the scissors Test the scissors by cutting through a scrap piece of paper. If they do not seem sharp enough, repeat the process. Step 3: Cut through aluminum foil Use aluminum foil to sharpen the edge of your shears. Fold the foil a few times to make it thicker, and then cut several slices through the foil. Step 4: Test the scissors Test the scissors by cutting through a scrap piece of paper. If they do not seem sharp enough, repeat the process. Step 5: Use steel wool Use steel wool to sharpen your scissors. Make several cuts through a steel wool soap pad, rinse the blades, and then try them on paper. Did You Know? Modern scissors were first manufactured by Robert Hinchliffe in 1761.