Knife Sharpening

April 22, 2019

How To Fix A Chipped Knife on a Coarse Water...

Nobody likes broken blades… but it’s a reality, sometimes our knives

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April 15, 2019

Why You Should NOT Buy A Sharpening Stone: 4 Things...

If you’re reading this article you’re probably wondering whether

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November 25, 2018

Loaded Strops: Leathers and Other Materials Under 200x Microscope

The previous installment explored stropping mediums in their natural states without

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September 22, 2018

How To Sharpen a Knife on Stones in 10 Minutes...

The purpose of this article is to show you that sharpening knives is not that

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September 21, 2018

3 Important Water Stone Maintenance and Usage Tips

Once you learn how to use your sharpening stones the right way, there are some

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July 25, 2018

How To Flatten A Dished Water Stone in 10 Minutes...

Whether you just bought a water stone, or you’re about to buy one, you need to

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April 3, 2018

Unloaded Strops: Leather, Fabric and Other Materials Under The Microscope

This is the 2nd part of KnifePlanet’s Stropping Series We’re going to take a

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April 3, 2018

How To Strop a Knife: The Complete Guide to Stropping...

This is Knife Planet’s complete series on Stropping Knives. My name is Tom

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April 30, 2017

The Last Strop: Sharpening at St. Louis Knife Show

The Gateway Area Knife Club hosts an annual knife show in St. Louis.  I met a few

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March 3, 2017

Honing vs Sharpening Kitchen Knives: What’s The Difference?

In the world of knife sharpening, a world that I have lived in for many years, there

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