Strop on a finishing stone or even black print newspaper when the knife loses that "super sharp" feel to restore the edge. This will work a
Micromesh pad progression
looking for some advice on polishing to near mirror on the cheap.
I already have 800 grit wet/dry paper and 2000 grit automotive,
Do this as long as you can to save the metal on your knife as much as possible. If it stops working, then go to lower grits to reveal a fresh edge.