Sharpening is obtaining the proper edge for a cutting tool using abrasives. Sharpening can be done in different ways, by hand using sharpening stones or by machine with motors, sanders or specific electrical devices. In Filofiel you will find the largest assortment and supply of products for sharpening such as natural sharpening stones, synthetic sharpening stones in different grains (grits) for the different finishes necessary in the sharpening process, diamond plates (diamond), softeners or strops of leather to soften or settle the edges after sharpening, paste to settle or soften to apply in the sharpener or in a machine, sharpeners for the maintenance of your knives, various pocket sharpeners to carry comfortably in your pocket or backpack and modern systems sharpeners that precisely sharpen the blades of your tools. The most used abrasives in these sharpeners are usually diamond, tungsten carbide, ceramic and hardened steel.
At Filofiel you can find the famous natural sharpening stones from Arkansas, the Japanese Naniwa and Kai sharpening stones, the natural Belgian sharpening stones from the Ardennes, the natural sharpening stones from the Pyrenees, the American sharpening stones from Norton, the Haidu synthetic sharpeners, DMT diamond plates, and separate grinding or lapping stones to fine-tune our stones, supports for sharpening stones and different sharpening guides to maintain the angle of attack on the stones. In our catalog, you can buy products for the maintenance of your knives, pocket knives and other cutting tools, such as oils to preserve Ballistol, polishing pastes for cleaning metal parts, abrasives for cleaning rust, cloths or chamois and everything you need. you may need for your tools.
In Filofiel's sharpening section, you will find a section with various types and sizes of smoothers or strops, for example crossbow strops, double-sided wooden strops, strap smoothers for the wall, etc. These are an essential complement to finish a good sharpening, along with chrome oxide abrasive pastes.