Sharpening stones

Sharpening by hand on bench stones has the following advantages:

  • The steel‘s hardness is not affected since no heat is generated
  • The cutting edge can be shaped exactly (no rounding like with felt and rubber wheels)
  • The sharpening process is not dangerous (no flying sparks)
  • Wide array of fine grits available
  • The necessary equipment is affordable

Waterstones

Wassersteine

Diamond-coated bench stones

Diamantbeschichtete Schärfblöcke

Oilstones

Ölsteine

Basic equipment

Grundausstattung

Sharpening sets

Schärfset für alle Werkzeuge

Maintenance products and accessories

Zubehoer

FAQ Sharpening Stones

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