Extra Extra CoarseAggressive edge repair when bringing a tool back from what looks like the end of life - a safe alternative to powered grinding.
Recommended for extreme stock removal to repair a much damaged edge or to quickly change a bevel angle. This grit is a safe alternative to power grinding, cutting quickly without heat build-up that can ruin tool temper. Unless the stone is designated Dia-Flat ®, do not use for lapping. Size: 120 micron (120 mesh). Color code: silver.
Extra CoarseUse to rapidly repair damaged or real rough edge.
Recommended for aggressive removal of metal on damaged tool or for heavy-duty outdoor tools such as axes and Iawn mower blades. This grit is commonly used as the first step in flattening the backs of chisels and plane irons and for rapid stock removal from a chipped or damaged edge. Unless the stone is designated Dia-Flat ® do not use for lapping. Size 60 micron (220 mesh). Color code: black.
CoarseTransforms a dull edge to cutting condition.
Quickly restores a dull edge to cutting sharp. Customers that desire cutting fast action without worry of edge refinement often use our coarse models. Unless the stone is designated Dia-Flat ®, do not use for lapping. Size: 45 micron (325 mesh). Color code: blue.
FineUse to put a great edge on slightly dull knives or tools
Restores to a fine edge any knife or tool that is slightly dull. Many of our customers consider the fine grit to be a medium/all purpose sharpener. Professional Chefs and gourmet cooks work through to our finer grit models. For woodworkers and sportsman who are stepping through the grits, it's edge refinement step done before micro beveling and polishing. Size: 25 micron (600 mesh). Color code: red.
Extra FineGives everything a polished and razor sharp edge.
Refine knife or tool edge to razor sharp perfection.
Size: 9 micron (1200 mesh). Color code: green.
Extra Extra FineFor the edge enthusiast who wants the ultimate edge.
Provides the finest grade micronized bonded diamond abrasive available anywhere for the ultimate edge refinement, achieving quick stock removal with millions of diamond cutting edges. Prior to break-in, using the extra-extra find diamond will result in a matte to shiney finish (scratch pattern evident) on your edge or bevel; once fully broken in, you will achieve a lusterous finished edge. Size: 3 micron (8000 mesh). Color code: tan.
The Diafold Magna-Guide Sharpening System has everything you need to take professional sharpening precision wherever you go. The Double Sided Diafold® Sharpener offers portable, two-stone sharpening at its best, the Aligner™ Blade Guide (ABG) provides 7-Angle adjustability for the right edge every time, and the Magnetic Angle Guide (MAG) joins the two for an ultra-precise sharpening experience. The Double Sided Diafold® Sharpener in the kit also offers two 4" x 1" Diamond Whetstone™ surfaces on one lightweight, portable sharpening platform, compatible with blades, kitchen knives, specialty and garden tools, and more. On one side of the Diafold® Sharpener is extra-fine diamond (9 micron / 1200 mesh) for polishing and refining razor edges after sharpening with a coarser diamond, and on the other is fine diamond (25 micron / 600 mesh) for initially honing razor sharp edges on any tool. Conveniently sized at 9 1/2" open and 5" closed, the folding plastic handles also protect sharpener when not in use.
The versatility doesn't end there though, for both novices and professionals will appreciate the ABG to create precise, professional, consistent sharpening results regardless of the task. The ABG can also accommodate different spine widths as well as standard blade thicknesses. Complete with intuitive instructions and micronized monocrystalline surfaces, any tool can be sharpened in a fraction of the time required by conventional stones with the Magna-Guide System. No messy oils needed either, allowing you to sharpen dry or with water. With every component boasting a durable construction that will provide years of consistent performance and reliable service as well, professionals rely on the superior quality and versatility of DMT® products like the Magna-Guide system for proper tool maintenance. Made in the USA.
- 7-Angle adjustability for a professional edge every time
- Can be used for guided sharpening with any bench stone
- Portable two sided sharpening with extra-fine and fine diamond, featuing convenient fold and go handles to protect the diamond whetstone when not in use
- Sharpens faster than conventional stones with DMT's micronized monocrystalline diamond surface
- No oil needed, sharpen dry or with water