Kitayama 8000 4"
- Product Code:8000
- Availability:In Stock
Kitayama 8000 stone has dimensions 150x25x6 mm, finished and fully ready for work. The stone is glued to a wooden lacquered stand, which does not absorb moisture and does not affect the uniformity of drying of the stone.
The Kitayama 8000 Grit stone is a water stone and the recommended coolant is pure room temperature water. It is recommended to soak the stone in water for 5 minutes before any use, be it sharpening or leveling. Kitayama 8000 Grit has an open, non-impregnated structure, it absorbs water quite actively and retains it very well. It takes a long time to dry. The stone contains active components in the bond that adsorb sludge, so it does not get very dirty. If necessary, Kitayama 8000 Grit stone can be leveled on glass or silicon carbide powder.
Kitayama 8000 Grit stone is made on the basis of natural abrasive - silicon dioxide and alumina on a synthetic complex bond with magnesia, ceramic and organic components. The bond is of medium hardness. Kitayama 8000 Grit stone does not produce much slurry when sharpening. Working on slurry gives a higher surface finish than working without it. The metal removal rate is medium. The stone is recommended for use as a pre-finish razor or finish for a wide variety of cutting tools from knives,