Shinsakuto SKS24 ceramic sharpening rod - 24 cm -
Ceramic sharpening rod for Japanese knives SKS24
Ceramic is harder than the hardest steel, with a ceramic rod (or grinding bar), your can easily maintain the sharpness of your blade without using water. For daily use, we recommend this ceramic grinding rod.
NOTE: Regular (steel) sharpening rods are not suitable for Japanese knives, the steel is softer than the steel in Japanese knives, which makes no sense. Only ceramic grinding bars are suitable for the hard steel in Japanese knives.
Ceramic rod made from solid white ceramic with diamond plate on the handle for rough grinding
- Length: 240 mm
- Total length: 370 mm
- Grit: #1200
- Handle: Black/red hard ABS plastic with small diamond plate and loop hole for hanging the rod
- Weight: 200 grams
Knives that are really dull or damaged can not be sharpened with this grinding rod as this rod is too fine. Use a Japanese water stone for this purpose.
We cannot give guarantee on breakage failure, this rod will snap in multiple pieces when you drop it on a hard surface.