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Sharpening Stones

Sharpening is a skill that is vital for chefs and cooks but often undermined by many. Even the best knives will eventually lose their cutting edge, and it is important to have a set of sharpening stones that suit your sharpening needs. For those who are still new to sharpening, read our page on "How to sharpen your knife" to learn about the fundamentals of knife sharpening and watch some videos of several different Japanese sharpening professionals, with their tips.

  • Shapton #220 Glass Sharpening Stone HR

    94171
    Original price $40.00 - Original price $40.00
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    SpecificationsMaterial: CeramicDimensions: 210 x 70 x 10mm (Abrasive Layer 5mm), 8.25" x 2.75" x 0.4" htWeight: 360g (0.8 lbs)Grit: #220 (66.82 mic...

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  • Shapton #320 Glass Sharpening Stone HR

    94170
    Original price $43.00 - Original price $43.00
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    SpecificationsMaterial: CeramicDimensions: 210 x 70 x 10mm (Abrasive Layer 5mm), 8.25" x 2.75" x 0.4" htWeight: 360g (0.8 lbs)Grit: #320 (45.94 mic...

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  • Shapton #500 Glass Sharpening Stone HR

    94167
    Original price $44.00 - Original price $44.00
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    SpecificationsMaterial: CeramicDimensions: 210 x 70 x 10mm (Abrasive Layer 5mm), 8.25" x 2.75" x 0.4" htWeight: 360g (0.8 lbs)Grit: #500 (29.4 micr...

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  • Shapton #500 Glass Sharpening Stone Double Thick 10mm HR

    95723
    Original price $63.00 - Original price $63.00
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    Specifications Material: CeramicDimensions: 8.25" x 2.75" x 0.8" ht (210 x 70 x 21mm)Weight: 560g (1.23 lbs) Grit: #500 (29.4 micron)* A micron is ...

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  • Shapton #1000 Glass Sharpening Stone HR

    94164
    Original price $48.00 - Original price $48.00
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    Specifications Material: CeramicDimensions: 210 x 70 x 10mm (Abrasive Layer 5mm), 8.25" x 2.75" x 0.4" htWeight: 360g (0.8 lbs)Grit: #1000 (14.7 mi...

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  • Shapton #2000 Glass Sharpening Stone HR

    94163
    Original price $56.00 - Original price $56.00
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    SpecificationsMaterial: CeramicDimensions: 210 x 70 x 10mm (Abrasive Layer 5mm), 8.25" x 2.75" x 0.4" htWeight: 360g (0.8 lbs)Grit: #2000 (7.35 mic...

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  • Shapton #3000 Glass Sharpening Stone HR

    94158
    Original price $59.00 - Original price $59.00
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    Specifications Material: CeramicDimensions: 210 x 70 x 10mm (Abrasive Layer 5mm), 8.25" x 2.75" x 0.4" htWeight: 360g (0.8 lbs)Grit: #3000 (4.9 mic...

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  • Shapton #4000 Glass Sharpening Stone HR

    94157
    Original price $63.00 - Original price $63.00
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    SpecificationsMaterial: CeramicDimensions: 210 x 70 x 10mm (Abrasive Layer 5mm), 8.27" x 2.75" x 0.4" htWeight: 800g (28.2 oz)Grit: #4000 (3.68 mic...

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  • Shapton #6000 Glass Sharpening Stone HR

    94152
    Original price $68.00 - Original price $68.00
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    SpecificationsMaterial: CeramicDimensions: 210 x 70 x 10mm (Abrasive Layer 5mm), 8.25" x 2.75" x 0.4" htWeight: 360g (0.8 lbs)Grit: #6000 (2.45 mic...

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  • Shapton #8000 Glass Sharpening Stone HR

    94147
    Original price $86.00 - Original price $86.00
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    SpecificationsMaterial: CeramicDimensions: 210 x 70 x 10mm (Abrasive Layer 5mm), 8.25" x 2.75" x 0.4" htWeight: 360g (0.8 lbs)Grit: #8000 (1.84 mic...

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  • Shapton #16000 Glass Sharpening Stone HR

    94142
    Original price $102.00 - Original price $102.00
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    SpecificationsMaterial: CeramicDimensions: 210 x 70 x 10mm (Abrasive Layer 5mm), 8.25" x 2.75" x 0.4" htWeight: 360g (0.8 lbs)Grit: #16000 (0.92 mi...

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  • Shapton Glass Sharpening Stone Set - #500, #2000 and holder

    94135-94163-94167
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    Specifications• Includes: Shapton Field Holder, #500 & #2000• Stone Material: Ceramic• Each Stone Dimensions: 8 1/4" x 2 3/4" x 3/8" ht• Weight...

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  • Shapton Glass Knife Sharpening Stone Set (#500, #2000, #16000 and holder)

    94140
    Original price $228.00 - Original price $228.00
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    This is a great value for those who want a complete set of Shapton stones from fine to coarse grit. Specifications Includes: Shapton Field Holder, ...

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  • Shapton Kuromaku Traditional Pro #120 Ceramic Sharpening Stone

    94188
    Original price $40.00 - Original price $40.00
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    Use Shapton's extra coarse grit stone to fix minor chips and damages and to create a new edge on a dull blade. You can also use a coarse grit stone...

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  • Shapton Kuromaku Traditional Pro #320 Ceramic Sharpening Stone

    96242
    Original price $42.00 - Original price $42.00
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    Use Shapton coarse grit stone to fix minor chips and damages and to create a new edge on a dull blade. You can also use a coarse grit stone to chan...

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  • Shapton Kuromaku Traditional Pro #1000 Ceramic Sharpening Stone

    94134
    Original price $48.00 - Original price $48.00
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    Getting a medium grit is a smart choice if you want to buy just one stone. The #1000 is suitable for everyday sharpening and will create a cutting ...

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  • Shapton Kuromaku Traditional Pro #2000 Ceramic Sharpening Stone

    94132
    Original price $52.00 - Original price $52.00
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    Getting a medium grit is a smart choice if you want to buy just one stone. The #2000 is suitable for everyday sharpening and will create a cutting ...

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  • Shapton Kuromaku Traditional Pro #5000 Ceramic Sharpening Stone

    94131
    Original price $62.00 - Original price $62.00
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    Use this fine-grit ceramic stone after sharpening with coarse and medium grit to remove any scratches on the surface or to simply realign a slightl...

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  • Shapton Kuromaku Traditional Pro #8000 Ceramic Sharpening Stone

    80090
    Original price $76.00 - Original price $76.00
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    When considering finishing grit stones, it's important to consider a balance between refinement and bite left by the stone. Shapton's 8000 Traditio...

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  • Shapton Kuromaku Traditional Pro #12000 Ceramic Sharpening Stone

    80287
    Original price $78.00 - Original price $78.00
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    When considering finishing grit stones, it's important to consider a balance between refinement and bite left by the stone. Shapton's 12000 Traditi...

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  • Arashiyama #6000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    90238
    Original price $62.00 - Original price $62.00
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    Specifications Material: Synthetic and natural stoneGrit: 6000Dimensions: 8 1/8" x 3" x 1" htThis whetstone comes mounted on a wooden holder and wi...

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  • Kitayama #8000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    94143
    Original price $59.00 - Original price $59.00
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    SpecificationsMaterial: Synthetic stoneGrit: 8000Dimensions: 9 7/8" x 3 1/8" x 2" htThis whetstone comes mounted on a wooden holder and with a nagu...

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  • Atoma #140 Diamond Lapped Sharpening Plate for Knives Extra Coarse

    90372
    Original price $68.00 - Original price $68.00
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    Specifications • Material: Diamond lapped on aluminum• Grit: 140 (Extra Coarse)• Dimensions: 8 1/4" x 3" x 3/8" ht (21cm x 7.5cm x 1.1cm)• Please b...

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  • Atoma #400 Diamond Lapped Sharpening Plate for Knives Coarse

    95732
    Original price $68.00 - Original price $68.00
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    Specifications • Material: Diamond lapped on aluminum• Grit: 400 (Coarse)• Dimensions: 8 1/4" x 3" x 3/8" ht (21cm x 7.5cm x 1.1cm)• Please be advi...

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  • Atoma #1200 Diamond Lapped Sharpening Plate for Knives Medium

    82190
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    Specifications • Material: Diamond lapped on aluminum• Grit: 1200 (Medium)• Dimensions: 8 1/4" x 3" x 3/8" ht (21cm x 7.5cm x 1.1cm)• Please be adv...

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  • Suehiro New Cerax Combination #1000/#3000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    98996
    Original price $46.00 - Original price $46.00
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    Specifications • Material: Synthetic stone• Grit: 1000/3000 (Medium/Fine)• Dimensions: 7.5" x 2.5" x 1.25"ht (with case: 9.5" x 3.5"x 2.25"ht) This...

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  • Suehiro New Cerax #3000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    98761
    Original price $54.00 - Original price $54.00
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    The New Cerax 3000 is a larger version of the Suehiro New Cerax 1000/3000 combo stone's finishing side. This stone cuts fast for its grit and devel...

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  • Suehiro New Cerax Combination #280/#1500 Knife Sharpening Stone

    98997
    Original price $45.00 - Original price $45.00
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    Specifications • Material: Synthetic stone• Grit: 280/1500 (Coarse/Medium)• Dimensions: 7.5" x 2.5" x 1.25"ht (with case: 9.5" x 3.5"x 2.25"ht) Thi...

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  • Suehiro New Cerax Combination #1000/#6000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    98995
    Original price $53.00 - Original price $53.00
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    Specifications• Material: Synthetic stone• Grit: 1000/6000 (Medium/Fine)• Dimensions: 7.5" x 2.5" x 1.25"ht (with case: 9.5" x 3.5"x 2.25"ht)This s...

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  • Suehiro Cerax #320 Knife Sharpening Stone

    98994
    Original price $32.00 - Original price $32.00
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    Specifications • Material: Synthetic stone• Grit: 320 (Coarse)• Dimensions: 8.25" x 3" x 1"ht• Type: Soaking• Comes with a rubber holder The Cerax ...

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  • Suehiro Cerax #1000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    98993
    Original price $32.00 - Original price $32.00
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    Specifications • Material: Synthetic stone• Grit: 1000 (Medium)• Dimensions: 8.25" x 3" x 1"ht• Type: Soaking• Comes with a rubber holder The Cerax...

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  • Suehiro Cerax #1000 Knife Sharpening Stone Thicker

    98759
    Original price $79.90 - Original price $79.90
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    Specifications • Material: Synthetic stone• Grit: 1000 (Medium)• Dimensions: 8.9" x 3.5" x 2.4"ht (22.5cm ?ù 9.0cm ?ù 6.0cm)• Weight: 90 oz / 2,550...

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  • Suehiro Cerax #6000 Knife Sharpening Stone w/o Holder

    80265
    Original price $63.00 - Original price $63.00
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    Suehiro's Cerax line are manufactured for optimal tactile feedback and excellent cutting performance. As a result of achieving the desired feedback...

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  • Suehiro Cerax #8000 Knife Sharpening Stone w/o Holder

    80266
    Original price $76.00 - Original price $76.00
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    Suehiro's Cerax line are manufactured for optimal tactile feedback and excellent cutting performance. As a result of achieving the desired feedback...

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  • Suehiro Rika #5000 Finishing Knife Sharpening Stone with Stand

    83411
    Original price $45.00 - Original price $45.00
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    Suehiro Rika finishing whetstone #5000 has been well received for a long time for its smooth sharpening feel. >Use this fine grit stone after sh...

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  • Suehiro Akamon R-4 #1000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    83414
    Original price $74.00 - Original price $74.00
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    This is the largest size of Suehiro Akamon whetstone #1000 series and you will feel very stable when sharpening knives. If you want to buy just one...

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  • Suehiro GC-3 Kongou-to #180 Knife Sharpening Stone

    81069
    Original price $46.20 - Original price $46.20
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    Suehiro?ÇÖs traditional stones are well regarded as exceptional values for performance and this green carborundum coarse stone is no different. Coa...

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  • Suehiro Debado MD #200 Knife Sharpening Stone

    99003
    Original price $68.00 - Original price $68.00
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    The Debado MD line is an extra-wide series that were developed to be an easy solution to sharpening small blades which can often be sharpened along...

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  • Suehiro Debado MD #1000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    99004
    Original price $78.00 - Original price $78.00
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    The Debado MD line is an extra-wide series that were developed to be an easy solution to sharpening small blades which can often be sharpened along...

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  • Suehiro Debado MD #4000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    99005
    Original price $124.00 - Original price $124.00
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    The Debado MD line is an extra-wide series that were developed to be an easy solution to sharpening small blades which can often be sharpened along...

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  • Suehiro Debado SNE #1000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    98749
    Original price $58.00 - Original price $58.00
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    The Debado SNE line is an evolutionary iteration of Suehiro's old Debado line produced individually by hand with the goal of being more wear resist...

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  • Suehiro Debado SNE #3000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    98753
    Original price $76.00 - Original price $76.00
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    The Debado SNE line is an evolutionary iteration of Suehiro's old Debado line produced individually by hand with the goal of being more wear resist...

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  • Suehiro Debado SNE #6000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    98754
    Original price $79.80 - Original price $79.80
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    The Debado SNE line is an evolutionary iteration of Suehiro's old Debado line produced individually by hand with the goal of being more wear resist...

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  • Suehiro Gokumyo #20000 Knife Sharpening Stone

    99006
    Original price $296.00 - Original price $296.00
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    The Gokumyo Debado series of stones are unique among Suehiro's offerings: while most of the other Suehiro stones are made balancing speed of cuttin...

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  • Suehiro Leather Knife Strop & Polishing Kit Short KSW-310

    86831
    Original price $34.00 - Original price $34.00
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    For those who seek the finest long-lasting sharpness, please use this product for finishing. With sticky stainless steel knives and the like, even ...

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    Original price $34.00 - Original price $34.00
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    $34.00
    $34.00 - $34.00
    Current price $34.00
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