Which type of Sharpening Stone is Right for YOU!
Sharpening stones are available in a variety of materials and styles that can cause
woodworkers and carvers to scratch their heads in confusion. Water or oil?
Diamond or Ceramic? Man-made or natural? Which is the best stone for
Pop says that "the best stone for all purposes probably doesn't exist! But
the best stone for a particular purpose does exist." Here are some strengths
and weaknesses of some of today's stones.
Woodworkers and carvers have different needs when it comes to sharpening stones.
They also have different preferences about the "feel" of a stone. Try various stones
and see what works best for you. Consider price, speed of cutting, quality or sharpness
of edge, durability and usefulness.