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Arashiyama Semi-Natural Whetstone 6" x 1"


JIS Grit: 6000


Abrasive Milled natural abrasive
Available Grits 📊 Grit Chart
1000 JIS F
6000 JIS UF
Country of Origin Japan
Extra Material Mounted on aluminum blank
Form Factor Edge Pro
Lubricant Water
Thickness of Abrasive 5-6 mm
Total Thickness 9 mm
Working Surface 152 x 25 mm (6" x 1")


Arashiyama sharpening stones are used for sharpening knives on Hapstone and Edge Pro knife sharpeners. Arashiyama stones are made of milled natural abrasive.

All Arashiyama stones are 6 mm thick and are mounted on high-quality aluminum blanks.

Arashiyama stones are available in two grits: 1000 and 6000 JIS.

Arashiyama is preliminarily lapped and does not require lapping after purchase.

Arashiyama should be used with water as a lubricant. Do not soak Arashiyama stones in water. Just splash, or use a water spray. Never store stones in water. Never dry stones near heat.