Shapton - Glass Stone 16000 Grit 5 mm
Shapton Glass Ceramic Water Stones are the finest man made ceramic water stones….period! This claim is based largely on two properties - the speed at which the Shapton stones cut and the edge they...
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- Measures 2-3/4” W x 8-1/4”L
- Finishing grits (16000 and 30000)
- Leaves polished surface free of scratches
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Japan Woodworker recently became an authorized full-line dealer for Shapton sharpening products, which gives customers access to quality sharpening solutions for everything from chef’s knife blades to garden shears.
the 16,000 is a "MUST HAVE"
For sharpening any plane or chisel all you need is a 1,000 grit and a 16,000. With these two stones you can sharpen a properly tuned plane, such as a WoodRiver, to give you a shaving that is 0.005 of an inch. If you ever want to see how this is done stop by a WoodCraft store and go to one of the Rob Cosman demos. There may be some who have attended Rob's classes that can help too.