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King Deluxe Stone #1200 - Thomas Tools
King Deluxe Stone #1200 - Thomas Tools

King Deluxe Stone #1200

Regular price RM127

Introduction:

The Japanese sharpening stone maker Matsunaga, in Osaka, makes the brand King and is the oldest- and best-known maker of Japanese Waterstones in the West.

King-Stones are relatively soft and have a comfortable feel in use because you can see and feel the stone cutting the surface. 

Specification:

  • Size(mm): 207 x 66 x 34
  • Weight(kg): ~0.9
  • Grit #: 1200
  • Made in Japan

 

Types of Whetstone & how to choose?

  • When the knife is nicked - Coarse stone ( #80 - #400 )
  • When the knife is dulled - Medium stone ( #700 - #1200 )
  • More sharpening - Finishing stone (#3000 - #8000 )

 

How to use?

1) Soak whetstone in water about 3 minutes before use.

2) The knife blade should be kept at an angle of 15-20 on the whetstone.