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Why a Manual Knife Sharpener is a Better Choice than Electric

One of the first questions people new to knife sharpening often have is: should I get a manual knife sharpener or an electric sharpener?
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What’s the Best Knife Sharpener for a Beginner?

If you’re new to the world of knife sharpening, you’re probably wondering where to start. Should you learn to freehand sharpen on a bench stone? Should you get a pull-through sharpener? What about those guided systems with the angles already set in place?…
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Which Sharpening Abrasive Should I Use?

There are various sharpening abrasives available today and they each have their own strengths and weaknesses. Which abrasive you choose will ultimately depend on your personal preference. Let’s take a look at the six main categories.
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Five Father’s Day Gifts Dad Will Love

Father’s Day is just around the corner and the quest for great, affordable gifts has begun. Here are five of our top-selling products this year we’re sure Dad will love.
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Which Sharpener Should I Use?

The trick to choosing the right sharpener depends on your personal needs, and also on your skill level. Let's look at some of the more common sharpeners and their features.
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History of Knife Sharpening

Western style knife-sharpening can be traced back to the “moletas” of Northern Italy. The moletas were knife-grinders who traveled from village to village offering their knife-sharpening services.
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