i got a piece of red compound from a local jeweler, apparently the red compound is in most cases iron oxide (a.k.a rust), and is to soft for hard stainless
$30 is fine with me. 1st and 2nd pay out too.
I like to add daikon and red Fresno peppers, but the salted baby shrimp and rice flour are absolutely necessary.
I am curious about this as well. I have a two sided strop that came with red, white and green compounds. Are there standards for the red and white as