from $399.00 USD
Hapstone R1 Precision Knife Sharpener is the new premium segment knife sharpener from Hapstone, the supplier of successful Hapstone V7. Based on the cutting-edge rotating clamp technology, Hapstone R1 delivers the ultimate combination of high precision, rich features, and scalability to knife sharpening enthusiasts.
* The sharpening angle range varies between different blades and sharpening modules:
15° - 33° for narrow blades with the rotating clamp system.
9° - 32 ° for wide blades with rotating clamp system.
9° - 41° with the extendable table module.
These specifications enable Hapstone to deliver an industry-leading high-precision knife sharpener to the market.
Hapstone has recently introduced the Guide Rod for Wicked Edge stones and paddles. The Guide Rod is optional accessory compatible with Hapstone M2, V7, V6 knife sharpeners as well as upcoming Hapstone R1. It can be purchased in Gritomatic. In order to simplify the migration from Wicked Edge to Hapstone, for all new orders of Hapstone knife sharpeners, the Guide Rod will be shipped for free. after a customer provides photo proofs of Wicked Edge ownership.
Hapstone knife sharpeners become the most versatile and capable to use the vast majority of existing sharpening stones including Edge Pro, KME, Spyderco, bench stones up to 210 mm, pocket stones of any size, and now Wicked Edge!
At last, we have received the final production sample of Hapstone R1. We are ready to show it!
Hapstone R1 completes the full product line of knife sharpeners:
It was the tough time for Hapstone as R1 and M2 were in development simultaneously. R1 was almost ready in 2017 but was completely redesigned.
We will show all three knife sharpeners on upcoming BladeShow 2018 in Atlanta.
Gritomatic will add many new KME stones in March. A little preview of first three: