Kitayama sharpening stones are used for finish sharpening knives on Hapstone and Edge Pro knife sharpeners. Kitayama stones are made of milled natural abrasive.
Kitayama stones are 6 mm thick and are mounted on high-quality aluminum blanks.
Kitayama stones are universal and can be used to sharpen knives of any steel.
Kitayama is preliminarily lapped and does not require lapping after purchase.
Kitayama should be used with water as a lubricant. Do not soak Kitayama stones in water. Just splash, or use a water spray. Never store stones in water. Never dry stones near heat.