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  1. Thread: J-Nat Club

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    Sticky: I see. So, the local users don't care exactly...

    I see. So, the local users don't care exactly where the stones come from as long as they are of a certain quality.
    That's similar to chili peppers in South America. There, yellowish peppers are...
  2. Thread: J-Nat Club

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    Sticky: Good comparison with cheese and wine. When...

    Good comparison with cheese and wine.

    When you say things are 'Honyama' do you mean all stones are called that? Did not quite get it. For Aoto and other stones with great variation it would be...
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    Sticky: Very interesting info. Now i start to develop a...

    Very interesting info. Now i start to develop a blurry picture.

    So there are many different geographical places in Japan where stones are mined from. Oftentimes the name just specifies that place,...
  4. Thread: J-Nat Club

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    Sticky: Thank you all for your help. Yes, it's good...

    Thank you all for your help.

    Yes, it's good and needed to have a trustworthy vendor for these stones. Even though i did not buy my Ohira Suita directly from Maksim, it is one he sold in the first...
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    Sticky: Andrey, i can follow your reasoning on why to use...

    Andrey, i can follow your reasoning on why to use natural stones pretty well. :D

    About the Tsushima, do you mean this one?
    http://www.japanesenaturalstones.com/big-tsushima-nagura/
    It says it's...
  6. Thread: J-Nat Club

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    Sticky: Yes, i'd like to use more naturals. I just don't...

    Yes, i'd like to use more naturals. I just don't know yet what good coarser stones there are. Aoto maybe, but proven good ones and Hakka for one step coarser i guess.
  7. Thread: J-Nat Club

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    Sticky: Well, i guess this beer i've had made me put the...

    Well, i guess this beer i've had made me put the universe in the stone :D

    And yes, i'm happy about the stone. I would have flattened the sides anyway i guess, since i like how that looks on...
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    Sticky: Yep, these ancient stains, which looked like they...

    Yep, these ancient stains, which looked like they were even older, like from a Japanese owner some decades ago, are gone. The bottom just looks this way, i just scrubbed it with a harsh scrubbing...
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    Sticky: Here are the pictures. They don't really show the...

    Here are the pictures. They don't really show the smoothness of the sides though. The forum software resized the pictures to be really small.

    The difference in colour between the before and after...
  10. Thread: J-Nat Club

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    Sticky: Thank you for all your tips. :) I tried to...

    Thank you for all your tips. :)

    I tried to remove some laquer with the isopropylalcohol, did not work. Either it will take a long time to dissolve the laquer, or it was no shellac and not...
  11. Thread: J-Nat Club

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    Sticky: It's most likely shellac. I should have thought...

    It's most likely shellac. I should have thought about trying ro remove it with the alcohol, good tip! Now, this might be a dumb question, but would i use the diamond plate with water or dry?
  12. Thread: J-Nat Club

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    Sticky: I got the shellac, already in a ready-to-use...

    I got the shellac, already in a ready-to-use solution. Also a bottle of overprized isopropylalcohol dubbed 'shellac solvent'. That's how you sell basic stuff for a nice profit.

    So, now how to go...
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    The two Karasu .. where is the emoticon which...

    The two Karasu .. where is the emoticon which wets itself?
  14. Thread: J-Nat Club

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    Sticky: So you both did it. I need to run and try to...

    So you both did it. I need to run and try to fetch some shellac. :surrendar:
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    Got the Red Aoto (i'll paint the sides purple to...

    Got the Red Aoto (i'll paint the sides purple to make it fit the name :rolleyes2: ), and two Atoma diamond plates.
  16. Thread: J-Nat Club

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    Sticky: Cool. I received the Ohira Suita i got from...

    Cool. I received the Ohira Suita i got from Asteger. It's a very nice, solid peace of rock and i want to give it some laquer bling.

    :excited:
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    Sticky: Andrey, thank you for the good explanations. I've...

    Andrey, thank you for the good explanations. I've looked up the urushiol effects, looks nasty. Shellac looks even better now. ;)
  18. Thread: J-Nat Club

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    Sticky: Aye, thanks for the info. It would seem that...

    Aye, thanks for the info. It would seem that shellac is a practical choice. I would use Urushi if i could get it and would really know how to use it. I guess the risk for allergic-like reactions is...
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    Sticky: I see, ok. Well, i am interested with what you...

    I see, ok. Well, i am interested with what you all come up with. Which of the laquers we talk about are clear, meaning translucent?
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    Sticky: Andrey, could you share a link please? I'll get...

    Andrey, could you share a link please? I'll get the stone i brought from Asteger soon and i might want to laquer it as well. I thought shellac and cashew were different ones. What i'm looking for is...
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    I'd be all for a trip to Denmark. Timing sounds...

    I'd be all for a trip to Denmark. Timing sounds good to me as well.
    :viking:
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    Another possible danger is how one puts the knife...

    Another possible danger is how one puts the knife on the mag block. The force of magnets increases roughly exponentially with distance to the magnet and the blade accelerates when very close and can...
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    Now i was able to upload some pictures of the...

    Now i was able to upload some pictures of the Kato folder.


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  24. Thread: Shigefusa

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    Sticky: To me a folder serves the purpose of me not...

    To me a folder serves the purpose of me not feeling naked. Also, there is always something to cut when on the road and if there is nothing i look for something. I now have the nice Kato Higonokami...
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    The Kato Higonokami found its way to me. :spin...

    The Kato Higonokami found its way to me. :spin chair:

    It's really more than i hoped for it to be. It's nicely shaped and finished, not only the blade but the handle as well. Very smooth wherever...
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