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 innovative, multi-patented DuoSharp® Bench Stone is a precision flat, two diamond surfaced sharpener guaranteed to provide consistent, even sharpening every time. Now offered with a Hardcoat™ surface for extra durability when used with hard steels and ceramic blades. Designed to withstand the rigors of sharpening ceramic knives, this 8" DuoSharp® Bench Stone, is an excellent counter and bench sharpener, with a larger, wider diamond surface for sharpening a variety of edges as well. This model also comes with a Bench Stone Base Accessory, and is equipped with two separate grits. On one side, there is the Hardcoat™ extra-fine diamond (9 micron /1200 mesh) to polish and refine a razor edge after sharpening with a coarser diamond. On the opposite side, there is the Hardcoat™ fine diamond (25 micron / 600 mesh) for initially honing the razor sharp edge. Thanks to the micronized monocrystalline diamond surface on each side as well, you can sharpen edges much faster and easier than conventional stones can. No messy oils are needed either, allowing you to sharpen dry or with water. Complete with a durable construction that will provide years of consistent performance and reliable service, professionals rely on the superior quality and versatility of DMT® products for proper tool maintenance. Made in the USA.
- Easy counter or bench use with larger, wider diamond surface for sharpening a variety of knives and edges
- Two sided bench stone with Hardcoat™ extra-fine to polish and refine a razor edge after sharpening with a coarser diamond and Hardcoat™ fine diamond for honing a razor sharp edge
- Sharpens faster than conventional stones with DMT's micronized monocrystalline diamond surface and designed to hold up to the rigors for ceramic blade sharpening
- No oil needed, sharpen dry or with water