King Japanese Sharpening Waterstone - Multi Profile for Carving Tools - 4000 Grit
King Japanese Sharpening Waterstone - Multi Profile for Carving Tools - 4000 Grit
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Key Features

  • Designed specifically for the accurate sharpening of profiled carving tools
  • 4000 grit is used to achieve a mirror finish on your tools
  • Two stones; one for concave profiles and one for convex profiles
  • Convex stone comprises of two different radii suitable for gouges of all sweeps
  • Five radii of concave channels for sharpening and honing external bevels
  • V profiles can be sharpened over the corners of the stones
  • Flat carving tools can also be sharpened on the reverse of the concave stone
  • Made up of abrasive particles held together in a soft bonding compound
  • Consists of aluminium oxide, carbide and nitride particles fused together
  • Soft bonding clay releases the abrasives very easily when the stone is soaked
  • Made in Japan

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Designed specifically for the accurate sharpening of profiled carving tools such as gouges and v-tools, these waterstones feature several both concave and convex profiles. There are two stones: one for concave profiles and one for convex profiles. The convex stone comprises of two different radii suitable for gouges of all sweeps. The second stone features five radii of concave channels for sharpening and honing external bevels. V profiles can be sharpened over the corners of the stones and flat carving tools can also be sharpened on the reverse of the concave stone.

This 4000 grit stone is used to give your tools a mirror finish, a coarser 1000 grit is recommend to initially restore the edge. Simply soak the stones in water for 5 minutes to saturate them before use. When sharpening keep the surface wet and remove any swarf that builds up on the stone.

Unlike other synthetic sharpening stones which consist of a single abrading agent, these Japanese water stones consist of aluminium oxide, carbide and nitride particles fused together. This blend is then mixed with a clay like bonder and baked at high temperatures to form the sharpening stone. The resultant stone is soft but sharpens very quickly. The soft bonding clay allows the abrasive particles to release very easily when the stone is soaked in water. This gives the user a constant supply of fresh cutting surfaces with which to grind, sharpen and hone their tools.
Designed specifically for the accurate sharpening of profiled carving tools such as gouges and v-tools, these waterstones feature several both concave and convex profiles. There are two stones: one for concave profiles and one for convex profiles. The convex stone comprises of two different radii suitable for gouges of all sweeps. The second stone features five radii of concave channels for sharpening and honing external bevels. V profiles can be sharpened over the corners of the stones and flat carving tools can also be sharpened on the reverse of the concave stone.

This 4000 grit stone is used to give your tools a mirror finish, a coarser 1000 grit is recommend to initially restore the edge. Simply soak the stones in water for 5 minutes to saturate them before use. When sharpening keep the surface wet and remove any swarf that builds up on the stone.

Unlike other synthetic sharpening stones which consist of a single abrading agent, these Japanese water stones consist of aluminium oxide, carbide and nitride particles fused together. This blend is then mixed with a clay like bonder and baked at high temperatures to form the sharpening stone. The resultant stone is soft but sharpens very quickly. The soft bonding clay allows the abrasive particles to release very easily when the stone is soaked in water. This gives the user a constant supply of fresh cutting surfaces with which to grind, sharpen and hone their tools.

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Specifications

Brand Rutlands
Grit 4000
Concave Stone Size 107 x 65 x 15mm
Convex Stone Size 65 x 33 x 9mm

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King Japanese Sharpening Waterstone - Multi Profile for Carving Tools - 4000 Grit

Rutlands
Part No. JP1451
£24.99 inc. vat

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