I have a shig, all I can say is that I have no sticktion. It's very smooth through food ( don't know how to describe it). Each time I used it I enjoyed
Some wood block prints.
The Ariake restaurant at imado.
A little restaurant.
WOW! how long did it take you to put that together .
I'm staying in south riding, virginia temporarily . Looking for a place in chantilly.
I find the 4K gesshin is great finishing stone with SRS-15 and Hap40 powder steels. As a matter of fact it is good for all kinds of quality steel Carbon