I cleaned up my 240mm gyuto with some fingerstones a few days ago.
Blue really is a nice color:
And instructions from Matus re spot on! Diffuse light and under exposure!
Finally my Watanabe has arrived:
On day latter and a picture I also need to post in the tread: My favorite
If edge retention is primordial, Takeda could be a good option. Mine takes months on my home use routine to loose its edge.
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