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Quality


The quality of this one is amazing and if you keep your angles true this king stone will bring knives to a razor edge.

Positive Review

This was the first whetstone i had ever purchased with the goal of learning how to use whetstones.

Positive Review

After more than 4 years of use i can confirm that is an outstanding product.

Neutral Review

Price


I recently brought my kitchen knives to a knife sharpener and it was inconvenient and cost money.

Positive Review

The price is fair, and it arrived on-time and unbroken.

Neutral Review

Shipping


Amazon shipping service is mediocre at best.

Negative Review

Don't have to wait for overseas shipping.

Neutral Review

Competitiveness


Even though i’ve never used a product like this before, my first attempts made my knives sharper than they’ve been in years.

Positive Review

I'm a professional chef, and i recommend this stone.

Positive Review

You could also choose to get the faster cutting shapton pro/kuromaku 1k if you don’t need a 6k side (most knives don’t).

Neutral Review

It was recommended by a pro chef.

Neutral Review
Overview
  • How are reviewers describing this item?
    stone, great, good, sharp and japanese.
  • Our engine has profiled the reviewer patterns and has determined that there is minimal deception involved.
  • Our engine has detected that Amazon has altered, modified or removed reviews from this listing. We approximate total reviews altered up to 1111.
  • Our engine has discovered that over 90% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 2,996 reviews as of our last analysis date on May 31 2021.
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Sharpens knife well and takes only a few minutes

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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    So far out of three stones, two were good (~80 cpm) and one was bad (~300 cpm).


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    If you need a stone for harder steels, get the kds version, not the kw65 version.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Amazon shipping service is mediocre at best.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Small, flake chip on one of the corners but doesn't effect use at all.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The only thing i didn't like was the instructions were written in japanese and since english is my only language, i had no idea what the instructions were.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    You’ll need a way to flatten it.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    It also isn’t too quick to dish.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    But on the other hand, it loads up really badly and it gouges easily.

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