cool. i'm going to give my 6k Suehiro to a friend, so i'm in the market for a new 6k
Eh, it's a little spendy. Anyone care to knock up a review for that thing? I'm really interested in the concept, but not $65 + shipping interested.
Jinzo = Synthetic
Renge = Lotus
... so Jinzo Renge Suita = synthetic lotus-pattern Suita.
Push down with moderate pressure and it cuts fast, ease back and use light pressure and it is a great finisher.
I have been going Bester 1200, Rika 5k, Gesshin 5k.
"God sends meat and the devil sends cooks." - Thomas Deloney
And the box in that link reads (I think): "Siggumapawaseramikku; highest grade for cutlery", so it's the SP Ceramic series and not the JRS.
Can't argue with you Seb, but they sure do look alike:
I've always went Bester 1200--Naniwa SS 5K and never had a need for an in between stone.