A well done 8k edge is an outstanding edge. Straight razor users consider the 8k edge the coarsest edge that will shave comfortably. This Shapton Glass 8k water stone would be a great choice whether the razorís edge you are putting on is going on a straight razor, a kitchen knife, or a shop tool. Shapton Glass stones are noted for their high hardness which lends itself to more precise edges, slower dishing, and longer stone life. The Shapton Glass stones also have great reputations for cutting very quickly and being extremely easy to use since they only need a splash of water to get to work, no soaking required. The stone is affixed to a glass plate, the stone measures 210mm x 70mm x 10mm with the glass, and 5mm measuring only the stone.
CKTG is at heart a small business so the service is personal. They are one of the rare companies that actually dispatch the order the same day as receiving it and provide tracking information. It is great to deal with an individual by name and itís evident that they take pride and love in what they do.
Had a problem with one of the products and they went out of their way to resolve. I would highly recommend dealing with this company. Itís nice to find a company who cares and they will get me as a return customer.
Mark is great at answering questions for knife nuts of all levels. His service is second to none. Really appreciate the time he puts into every email as well as the free forum he hosts.
Great experience working with Chef Knives to Go. Quick delivery, and they are great about returning emails. I'm actually waiting on my second knife from them. I'm sure there will be more to come.
Loved the instructional videos on the website.
Great service and quick shipping. Best selection of Japanese knives around. I recommend this site to all of my fellow culinary professionals!
Top quality service. None better.
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I ordered several Christmas presents from Chef Knives To Go. Everything arrived as promised and all who received gifts from there were happy with them.
As always, the shopping experience at Chef Knives to Go was excellent. Fast, free shipping, great website description of the product, and the confidence instilled in me because I know that if there are any problems the good people at Chef Knives to Go will help me work it out.
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