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    informal poll: current finishing method for sharpening

    Out of curiousity, how many generally finish by:
    A. stropping on newspaper
    B. stropping on a finishing stone
    C. stropping on loaded leather
    D. stropping on loaded balsa
    E. stropping on unloaded leather
    F. no stropping
    G. other

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    Hmm...either F (some natural out of the few I have) or C (Dave's leather and diamond spray).

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    F. All the way for me no strops just finish on the stones and a couple pulls thru champagne cork.

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    a or f depedning on the knife, the sharpening, etc.

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    on knives i strop, i use loaded balsa typically.

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    B.

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    Cool

    "C" for me!!

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    C, chromium oxide loaded leather.

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