How To Sharpen A Knife

Among the oldest tools of humankind, knives have many and diverse uses. From chopping and whittling wood to mincing and dicing vegetables to performing intricate surgery, knives are indeed indispensable. Yet, as with any material, blades wear down and get dull. Their edges broaden and lose their effectiveness. Returning the blade to maximum incisiveness requires … Read more

How To Sharpen Ceramic Knives: Useful Tips And Tricks

How to sharpen ceramic knives

If you have ever wondered how to sharpen ceramic knives, you are not alone. These kitchen knives are very difficult to sharpen and can be even more of a hassle to keep sharp over time. That leaves many consumers wondering why they would even want to purchase a kitchen knife that is nearly impossible to … Read more

Tips In Buying The Best Whetstone For Your Knife Collection

Best Whetstone

A whetstone is a fine-grained stone that can be used to sharpen various types of cutlery. They are an essential tool for any knife owner or collector to have. There are many different types of whetstones available. And choosing the best whetstone for your knife collection can be an overwhelming task, if you don’t know … Read more

Best OTF Knife: Buyer’s Guide

otf knife brands

The best OTF knife is a specialized knife with a relatively small piece of the knife market. Thanks to the mainstream media, however, these knives have become more popular. The OTF is very similar to a switchblade and, in truth, a type of switchblade. Those not familiar with the OTF will confuse it for a … Read more

Best Sharpening Stones: Buyer’s Guide to the Best Sharpening Stones

best shapening stone

Knives have many uses. Two of the most obvious activities in which knives are used frequently are cooking and hunting. Chefs who want to be taken seriously (and who take themselves seriously) always have their favorite knife at the ready. These professionals understand that to show up without their knife is to show up unprepared and naked. … Read more

5 Best Pocket Knife Sharpeners Today

Smith's PP1 sharpener, the best pocket knife sharpener

[Updated 2017] Knife sharpeners are important tools in different segments of our daily lives. For instance, to the people who love carrying pocket knives, the need to keep the knife sharp comes to mind whenever they wish to increase the efficiency of the tool. Knife sharpeners fall into two categories; the manual and electronic knife … Read more

Is an Electric Knife Sharpener Right For You?

Are you thinking of buying an electric knife sharpener, but aren’t sure if you really need one? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. With dozens of different knife experts chiming in on the electric knife sharpener, it can be hard to tell if these new machines are God’s gift to knife owners everywhere, or a contraption … Read more