When it comes to knife sharpening, there are a lot of different techniques and opinions. Various techniques have different purposes, and are better for different problems and blade types. For simplicity’s sake I will tell you what the average user needs to know in order to sharpen an ordinary dull knife.
Let me start by saying that for the average knife user, the best way to sharpen your knife is to get it professionally sharpened, then skip to Step 6 and focus on edge maintenance. But for those of you who want to learn to do it yourself, here is my guide on how to sharpen your blades using stones.
AG may have left us, but his legacy lives on in so many ways. This hand-sharpening primer is fantastic.View Linked Article