Categories for Sharpening Service

Zen and the Art of Sharpening Knives

May 31, 2019

Have you ever manually sharpened a knife? For many, using a knife sharpener in San Diego, CA is a lost art. Electronic knife sharpeners have added new methods and have changed the world of knife sharpening forever. Still, traditional methods are available and are quite effective. They simply require a bit of knowledge about knives and some practice to develop the skill of using them. The following guide provides an overview of knives and how to keep them sharp. The Knife Knives are made of several distinct parts. To properly maintain your knives, it’s important to know what each part... View Article

What’s the Difference Between Honing and Sharpening Services in San Diego, CA?

May 2, 2019

Some words in the English language are interchangeable. Their meanings are similar enough that either word will suffice for most situations. Honing and sharpening are not two of those words! While many people use these terms interchangeably, they are actually quite different. Sharpening services in San Diego, CA involve a different process than honing knives. What exactly is the difference? Both the process and the goal of these terms are distinct. Here’s an overview of each. Sharpening vs. Honing Sharpening involves removing material from the blade of the knife. By grinding the knife’s edge against a sharpening tool, you take... View Article

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