I bought the Big Green Brick and it works very well for me.
Being new to the using of Japanese water stones, i have found by buying from Amazon i have over a Month to return a stone i buy with no questions...
Thank you for the reply, that sounds what i would expect.
What is the difference between the Arashiyama marked finishing stone and the Arashiyama marked 6000, besides $30 dollars.
Kriegar Extra Wide Double Sided Hanging Strop - Smooth Buffalo Leather, Coarse Suede - Swivel Hook - Yields Sharpest Blade Edges Possible - Great...
What i quickly learned was i really did not need many of the stones i bought, i could have gotten along with just the 800 and my 2000.
Now you are...
Here are two other stones i have bought.
400 Grit Super Ceramic Water Stone (Japan Import
#2000 Grit Super Ceramic Water Stone
I have this stone and feel it would bridge the gap well.
Naniwa Chosera 800 Grit Stone - with Base
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Your conclusion in regards to needing to remove all traces of the bitteran from knives it has come in contact during your sharping process if the...
Here is an old unknown stone, it seems very hard and is really heavy the color looks close to some of the stones we have been discussing.
The Naniwa 800 and 2000 are my today go to stones.
AT5760 I am not much of a cook just someone learning about the process of using water stones to sharpen Chef type knives, and as we both know...
My question to you is did the Rika stone remove metal from your blade, and if so did you feel it was removing the metal in a positive manner in...
The real test of any stone is the results it gives in sharping, if the stone is getting your blade sharp it's a good stone.
This very used sharping stone found in a cave, it's needs a good amount of flatting before it can be used with any results.
Yes a hard type steel what i find to work well on my stainless steel blades is if it's really dull i start with an 800 grit, if fairly sharp i...
This chart will give you an idea about the Gokinko steel in knife blade.
I just do not trust PayPal I know many have not had problems, when you hand over your bank information with no guarantee that they or anyone...
If i could get around their PayPal demands i would buy one.
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