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Sharpening Steel

Sharpening Steel
Sharpening Steel
34,00 €all prices incl. VAT., excl. shipping costs
in stock, delivery within the EU in 1 week,
delivery to non EU countries in 2-3 weeks

Product Information

Article Number 31487

Hard chrome-plated, magnetized steel. A black wood handle screwed on to an oval sharpening surface. Nickle plated fittings.

Steel length 27.5 cm, overall length 45 cm. Weight 420 g. With instructions.

General Information

Sharpening Steels.

Sharpening steels are made from extremelyhard chrome-vanadium steel toguarantee long-term wear resistance.In addition they are magnetized to holdmetal slivers from sharpening.Sharpening steels come in differentfinenessgrades. The medium fine-cutis best suited for household andrestaurantuse. Each square millimeterhas six to seven tiny teeth responsiblefor the sharpening action. A sharpeningsteel is long enough to whet a largechef’s knife with one stroke.

Sharpening with the sharpening steel.

Take the steel and hold it slightly inclined(from the body). Guide the knifelightly (!) at an angle of about 15–20° inone stroke down the steel along theentire length of the blade. Alternate themotion on both sides until the knife issharp again.

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