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Freehand sharpening on a bench stone is a skill that can take a bit of time to learn but if you follow the instructions below, you’re sure to get it down. Before long you’ll probably even find yourself looking forward to your sharpening sessions. The Lans…
A quick reference guide to sharpening angles, grit selection and sharpening materials.
Lansky Turn Box Sharpeners can be used for either 1-stage or 2-stage sharpening. The grey Ceramic Rods are for sharpening, and the white Ceramic Rods are for polishing.
Maintain your knives in the field to the exact angle you set with your legendary Lansky Controlled-Angle System, or use as a fully functional, stand-alone sharpening solution. The carbide V-groove sharpens in 3 to 4 strokes. Next, freehand polish your new…
The Master’s Edge can be used for 1-stage and 2-stage sharpening, and can also be used to sharpen serrations. The round medium grey Ceramic Rods are for sharpening, and the round white Ceramic Rods are for polishing. The medium, multi angle, triangular ro…
The Lansky Puck is great for sharpening lawn mower blades, machetes, hatchets, axes, shovels and other cutting tools. How to use it.
Originally designed in 1979, the Lansky Controlled-Angle Sharpening System was created with one thought in mind; to make a knife sharpener anyone could use to obtain a razor-sharp edge.
The Blademedic® is an all-inclusive sharpener that was designed to be the first responder for field repairs on all types of knife blades.
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.
If this is your first time using the Lansky Knife Sharpening System, you’ll notice that your system comes with a multi-angle clamp. You probably know that the clamp is to hold the blade securely in place, but may not know which of the preset angles on the…