Diamond Sharpening rod oval/flat 19 cm, #600
Diamond sharpening rod,
This semi-oval semi-straight steel bar is provided with a layer of diamond powder, which means that knives can be set particularly quickly. These sharpening bars are somewhat coarser than ceramic sharpening bars and it is therefore not advisable to use this bar daily. this bar is tapered.
PLEASE NOTE, regular sharpening steels are not suitable for Japanese knives, the steel is softer than the steel in Japanese knives, which means that sharpening is of no use. Only ceramic and diamond sharpening bars are suitable for hard steel in Japanese knives.
- Length: 190 mm
- Total length: 295 mm
- # 600 grit
- Handle: Red Pakka wood with steel suspension eye
- Weight: 150 grams
Knives that are really blunt or damaged cannot be sharpened with this sharpening rod since this rod is too fine for that. For this, preferably use a Japanese water stone with a coarseness between 100 and 400.