Good quality knives and tools need to be looked after & must be sharpened from time to time. When subjected to wear & tear, through contact with the object being cut or chiseled.
Even the best blade will lose it’s edge eventually. It’s never any fun or safe to use a blunt blade do yourself a favour & buy the best.
Stone sharpening is an art, although like all things in life practice & persistence is the key!
Ideal for general sharpening of flat wood working tools.
This combination bench stone has one side fine abrasive and the other side coarse abrasive.
Start sharpening on coarse and finish with fine side.
These stones are non-oil filled, so all you need to do is add a small amount fine oil before using.
These stones cut quickly, the fine side gives your knives or tools a clean, sharp edge.
Type: Silicon Carbide
Grit: Coarse 120 / Fine 320
Size: 200 X 50 X 25mm
Made in: Mexico
SILICONE CARBIDE (SC) V’S ALLUMINIUM OXIDE (AO)
Silicon Carbide is preferred for faster stock removal if the knife is chipped or highly blunt whereas Aluminium Oxide is preferred to finish the edge being a slower cutting stone.