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Definition of oilstone

oilstone
Whet Whet, n. 1. The act of whetting. 2. That which whets or sharpens; esp., an appetizer. ``Sips, drams, and whets.' --Spectator. Whet slate (Min.), a variety of slate used for sharpening cutting instruments; novaculite; -- called also whetstone slate, and oilstone.
Oilstone
Oilstone Oil"stone`, n. A variety of hone slate, or whetstone, used for whetting tools when lubricated with oil.

Meaning of oilstone from wikipedia

- Oilstone may refer to Sharpening stone USAF/CIA operation OILSTONE Oil shale...
- ****igned the cryptonym AQUATONE to the project, with the USAF using the name OILSTONE for their support to the CIA. James Baker developed the optics for a large-format...
- ISBN 0940362198, pp.29-39 Adam Cherubini (12 October 2011). "What is an Oilstone?". Po****r Woodworking magazine. Retrieved 22 February 2017. David A.Warren...
- sharpening woodworking tools with sandpaper instead of conventional methods of oilstone or waterstone sharpening. The sandpaper referred to here can be any abrasive...
- are usually used with a sharpening stone or plate, such as a waterstone, oilstone or diamond abrasive surface. Other types of jigs are used to present the...
- raising tools and grinding tools (vises, clamps, jacks, grinders, and oilstones) timber handling tools and climbing tools; digging tools (shovels, posthole...
- edge and help sharpen the blade. Generally, these are more costly than oilstones. Coated hones, which have an abrasive, sometimes diamonds, on a base of...
- handcuffs, a pair of thumbcuffs, two Police brand foldable knives, an oilstone and two Swiss army knives. Importation of some of these into Singapore...
- reconnaissance aircraft flew from the airfield in support of operation AQUATONE/OILSTONE. Detachment "A", with four U-2 aircraft, arrived at Giebelstadt from Wiesbaden...
- 2016 at the Portuguese Web Archive "****URE PLANS FOR PROJECT AQUATONE/OILSTONE". Central Intelligence Agency. 29 July 1957. p. 2. Archived from the original...
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