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  1. DisconnectedAG liked F-Flash's post in the thread Kato Alert.

    Kiyoshi kato, yoshiaki fujiwara. From www.japanesenaturalstones.com These beautiful knives are made by Mr. Kiyoshi Kato, born 1944 in...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 2:23 PM
  2. DisconnectedAG replied to the thread Kato Alert.

    Can somebody educate me which Kato gets everyone this excited? I know of Yoshimi Kato, but this sounds like another one.

    Jun 15, 2019 at 11:45 AM
  3. DisconnectedAG replied to the thread Working the hollow out of a Moritaka.

    Thanks for the credit card trick. Will try this. Re damaging the knife, I take your point and I'm aware of this. Will probably practice...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 11:40 AM
  4. DisconnectedAG liked lemeneid's post in the thread Working the hollow out of a Moritaka.

    Take a credit card and run it perpendicular through the bevel along the whole edge of the knife, if you see light throughout, it’s...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 11:39 AM
  5. DisconnectedAG replied to the thread Feedback on plans for beginner whetstones.

    Not sure you need the 2k in that, but that's a super solid setup.

    Jun 14, 2019 at 8:17 PM
  6. DisconnectedAG liked Kirk Stonick's post in the thread Feedback on plans for beginner whetstones.

    Thanks for the help all. I opted for Atoma 140, Shapton 500, Pro 1k and Pro 2k (little over my preferred budged, but seems like a good plan)

    Jun 14, 2019 at 8:16 PM
  7. DisconnectedAG replied to the thread Working the hollow out of a Moritaka.

    I think so, but may be wrong. It's not sold or mentioned as a hollow grind, but it may be intentional, it's hard to know.

    Jun 14, 2019 at 8:16 PM
  8. DisconnectedAG liked M1k3's post in the thread Working the hollow out of a Moritaka.

    I think OP is talking about removing an overgrind.

    Jun 14, 2019 at 8:15 PM
  9. DisconnectedAG liked MrHiggins's post in the thread Working the hollow out of a Moritaka.

    If you want to get the hollow out, you can use course (140 grit) sandpaper taped to a flat, hard surface. I find that this technique...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 2:38 PM
  10. DisconnectedAG replied to the thread Working the hollow out of a Moritaka.

    Basically, I wanted to use at least one of them to practice my polishing skills. I'm thinking of taking the dive into a jnat and since...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 11:39 AM
  11. DisconnectedAG posted a new thread.

    Working the hollow out of a Moritaka

    Hi everyone, Looking for advice from anyone who has Moritaka knives and has done the work to get the hollow grind out of the apex. I...

    Forum: The Kitchen Knife

    Jun 14, 2019 at 10:51 AM
  12. DisconnectedAG liked Slipstenar's post in the thread Ohira renge suita - fair price?.

    Yes its a mess out there, my suggestion is to go with something from a seller from this forum or another forum, then you can have a...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 10:46 AM
  13. DisconnectedAG liked valgard's post in the thread Ohira renge suita - fair price?.

    that's what makes it so fun xD

    Jun 13, 2019 at 11:21 PM
  14. DisconnectedAG liked valgard's post in the thread Ohira renge suita - fair price?.

    there's no way to tell what's inside some stones, I had a perfectly looking Nakayama Maruka (no less) pop an inclusion out of nowhere...

    Jun 13, 2019 at 11:20 PM
  15. DisconnectedAG replied to the thread Feedback on plans for beginner whetstones.

    It does esnt sound like you need the 500. You're not going to be thinning for a while. If sufgsdt a 1k Shap Pro and then the 5k Shap Pro...

    Jun 13, 2019 at 6:27 PM