Japanese Combination Waterstones are ideal for those new to sharpening and a good introduction to Japanese water stones.
If you sharpen blades only occasionally combination stones will usually suffice.
Available in two grit combinations:
- 250 /1000 grit
- 1000/6000 grit
SELECT FROM THE DROP-DOWN BOX ABOVE.
Size 200 x 50 x 25mm (8″ x 2″ x 1″)
Double-sided – 50% of the stone is a fast cutting coarse 250 grit and 50% is a coarse/medium grit of 1000 grit.
Lubricate with water.
These are traditional stones which abraid quickly to reveal new particles, and because of this they must be dressed often to keep them flat and effective.
Keep Japanese Combination Waterstones flat with a Flattening Stone