Ah the suspense is killer...You should have labelled them so we know who to be envious of.
I still have the Watanabe. I like it much more than the Takeda. The Watanabe wedges less and is just a better cutter.
+1 to flitz. I think 2000 grit sandpaper is good enough to continue with flitz afterwards
gonna try to use slurry from my kitayama on worn 2000 grit sandpaper today. maybe invest in the micro mesh later.