This is a new
Chinese Hone or whetstone, used for final polishing of open razors and
similar items like woodworking tools.
It is approximately 12,000 grit
stone comes from the Guangxi province of China.
It measures 150 mm x 50 mm x 17 mm in depth . Stones are cut by
hand, dimensions may vary slightly
hone cut from one solid pieceStones are carefully
selected and cut but due to their natural origin differences in visual
appearance might occur. Any such differences do not impair the stone function in
PLEASE PAY ATTENTION THAT THIS IS NATURAL STONE.
Each stone is supplied with a ‘slurry stone’
It is an extremely
THESE ARE SAMPLE PHOTOS different shades are possible
PLEASE CONCERN MORE BEFORE BUYING
It is very hard -
almost like ceramic, and it gives a really fine polished edge.
It is a
slow stone, requiring 50 - 100 laps to polish the edge of a straight
razor, but the results are superior smoothness - sometimes likened to a
SHIPPING : REGISTERED INSURED MAIL (need to sign)