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by Drafter
Sat Aug 25, 2018 8:43 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: New edge pro diamond stones
Replies: 4
Views: 228

Re: New edge pro diamond stones

I like the diamond stones cause there is no mess with water. Do you use water with the edge pro diamond stones and do they dish
by Drafter
Thu Aug 23, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Recurves
Replies: 4
Views: 618

Re: Recurves

A diamond stone shaped like this would be a great idea it would never lose its shape
by Drafter
Thu Aug 23, 2018 9:45 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: New edge pro diamond stones
Replies: 4
Views: 228

New edge pro diamond stones

I have a cktg diamond stone for the ep 140 and 400 I really like them. I am fixing to buy the 1000. I saw the edge pro has a whole line up of diamond stones has anyone tried any of these how do they compare to the cktg diamond stones. I am really more interested in the higher grits than the lower fo...
by Drafter
Mon Dec 04, 2017 10:21 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Hair Whittling Sharp
Replies: 7
Views: 956

Re: Hair Whittling Sharp

I assume my grit progression is fine then I kind of thought I may have to big a jump between the 2000 ep and .5 spray so what's the next level I need to jump too?
by Drafter
Sun Dec 03, 2017 8:50 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Hair Whittling Sharp
Replies: 7
Views: 956

Re: Hair Whittling Sharp

I have also been experimenting with a toothy edge also
by Drafter
Sun Dec 03, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Hair Whittling Sharp
Replies: 7
Views: 956

Re: Hair Whittling Sharp

I see no value in hair whittling it was just cool that it was possible. I like around 2000 grit edge for my purposes
by Drafter
Sat Dec 02, 2017 9:16 pm
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Hair Whittling Sharp
Replies: 7
Views: 956

Hair Whittling Sharp

Ok I was playing around cutting hair and I have got a edge that will whittle free hanging hair and and also tree top it but I have to play with it it won't do it every time. I used 140 diamond 400diamond 400 ep 1000 ep 2000 ep tape then .5 micron diamond spray. What else do I need to get a better ha...
by Drafter
Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:14 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Diamond paste
Replies: 3
Views: 589

Diamond paste

I want to experiment with some diamond paste that works. I bought some for 15 dollars it was almost waxy in consistency and just not what I thought it would be so I was going to try the dmt or Richmond 1 micron version but I don't want to get some globby waxy mess on a strop so can I use one of the ...
by Drafter
Thu Nov 09, 2017 10:33 pm
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Recurves
Replies: 4
Views: 618

Recurves

Do you need the 1/2 in wide stones to do recurves
by Drafter
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:45 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Best toothy edge on high grit stones
Replies: 18
Views: 1911

Re: Best toothy edge on high grit stones

My current set up is cktg diamond 140 and 400 then I do 400 ep then the 1000 ep then the 2000 polish tape I have a plain leather strop to finish it off.
by Drafter
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:31 am
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Best toothy edge on high grit stones
Replies: 18
Views: 1911

Best toothy edge on high grit stones

If a person had polish tape a Shapton glass and a chosera of equal grit what stone would produce a toothy edge in the high grit range. And what grit would that need to be.
by Drafter
Fri Oct 06, 2017 6:59 am
Forum: Knife Recommendations
Topic: Looking for boning knife
Replies: 9
Views: 918

Re: Looking for boning knife

Thanks for the recommendation before I make my decision I was curious if anyone has seen any kitchen knives made out of d2 or are any of these steels comparable to it
by Drafter
Tue Oct 03, 2017 3:16 pm
Forum: Knife Recommendations
Topic: Looking for boning knife
Replies: 9
Views: 918

Looking for boning knife

I am a home cook/butcher non pro. Need a better boning knife I butcher between 5-10 deer per year. I would like about a six inch knife I also would Not mind a slicing knife once I have the meat boned out i normally just use the boning knife. I think about a six inch blade will work for me. I am thin...
by Drafter
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:39 pm
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Getting rid of the mess water stones make
Replies: 1
Views: 489

Getting rid of the mess water stones make

Ok so One of my issues with the ep is the mess the stones make. So I opted for the 140 and 400 diamond then the 400 ep and 1000 grit stones then polish tapes I am thinking of opting out of the polish tapes completely and was wondering if I could go strictly diamond then jump to a strop not sure if f...
by Drafter
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:29 pm
Forum: Edge Pro Advice
Topic: Toothy Edge
Replies: 1
Views: 401

Toothy Edge

I currently use the cktg 140 400 diamond then I use the ep 400 then 1000 I have used the polish tapes 2000 and 3000 looks cool push cuts paper well. I want a toothier edge though so I have been stopping at the 1000 and then using a leather strop with green compound seams good wondering if using a 3 ...