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    How are water stones made?

    I did a quick search & I don't find any info? I think there made by ether mixing abrasive in with clay or into some type of resin? But does anyone have the details of how they are made?
    Type of clay
    Is the clay fired?
    Types of resin?

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    i can talk you through this a bit... shoot me an e-mail when you have a chance
    (i'm burnt out tonight from doing accounting work)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chef Niloc View Post
    I did a quick search & I don't find any info? I think there made by ether mixing abrasive in with clay or into some type of resin? But does anyone have the details of how they are made?
    Type of clay
    Is the clay fired?
    Types of resin?

    Abrasive stones are made by sintering powder metal,ceramics and clay just below their melting points. This is all I got.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JBroida View Post
    i can talk you through this a bit... shoot me an e-mail when you have a chance
    (i'm burnt out tonight from doing accounting work)
    Don't you just hate that sh*@

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    I thought they dug them out of the earth in big chunks and cut them down to size...
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