Knife sharpening & maintenance
Naniwa Professional Stones
The Naniwa Professional Stones are the hardest Japanese water stones. Therefore, wear is absolutely minimal and the lifespan maximum.
They do not absorb water so they are ready for immediate use. Wetting the stones for a while and keeping them wet is sufficient. The choice in grit size of this premium line of the most established Japanese sharpening stone manufacturer is very large so you will always be able to compose your ideal set of sharpening stones.
The Naniwa Professional stones are the successor of the Naniwa Chosera stones. Naniwa improved the binding agent keeping the abrasive together. Every aspect of the production of Naniwa sharpening stones is done by Naniwa. Very strict quality control guarantees a consistent high quality.