Both seasoned chefs and amateurs have one thing in common:they can't stand dull knives. Unfortunately, sharpening a knife properly is not an easy task.There are a lot of toy sharpeners out there, and, while they may look as though they are working, more often than not, they are causing damage to your expensive quality knives.Do not fall into the trap of believing the late night infomercials. If you go the old sharpening stone route,you'll soon realize that there's a learning curve to operating them. What you're left with is the type of quality sharpener which has a lot of good customer feedback.
Wusthof Diamond Electric Sharpener
If you own quality knives, you want to make sure that they are sharpened correctly and that the sharpener used will not cause irreversible damage to your blade.Unfortunately, there are a lot of cheap knife sharpeners on the market which are advertised in such a way that may lead you to think they are safe for your knives.The truth is completely different. Using a couple of dollar sharpener can ultimately cost you hundreds of dollars in damaged quality knives.Fortunately, there are quality, reasonably priced sharpeners.One of them is Wusthof Precision Edge Diamond Electric Knife Sharpener. Its interlocking diamond wheels are ...
KnAccu Sharp 001 Knife Sharpenerife Sharpener Reviews - With Accu Sharp 001 you're just a few passes away from bringing back the razor sharp edge to your dull knife, cleaver and even axe. This knife sharpener is able to sharpen most knives in as little as ten seconds. It is really easy to use and provides protection for your fingers during the sharpening process.As you probably already know, even the industrial-quality blades eventually show signs of wear and for that reason, the Accu Sharp is equipped with a set of diamond-honed tungsten carbide sharpening blades which can be reversed when they start to show the first signs of wear. This way you've doubled its lifespan.
Wusthof 2-Stage Knife Sharpener
Wusthof 2-Stage Knife SharpenerThe Wustof 2-Stage Knife Sharpener is equipped with both carbide and ceramic blades for improved sharpness. Furthermore, it is really easy to use; all you really need is a few strokes through the carbide and ceramic slots for a perfect, razor-sharp edge. In the firs stage, the carbide stones are used to set your knife and the ceramic stage is used for finishing. But that's not all. This knife sharpener is equipped with a neat little add-on that lets you sharpen your scissors, too. The rounded sharpening rod sharpens both the shears blades at the same time. This is one of the best knife sharpeners on the market.
Smith's PP1 Pocket Pal Knife Sharpener
Smith's Pocket Pal Knife SharpenerThe Smith's PP1 Pocket Pal Knife Sharpener is a compact little sharpener with serious sharpening powers. Coming from The Edge Experts, this sharpener is equipped with carbides for quick edge setting, and uniquely shaped ceramic stones which provide razor sharp finish to both your flat and serrated knives. Both carbide and ceramic stones can be reversed and replaced. In addition to these, there's also a fold-able tapered diamond rod for serrated and standard blades. This little sharpener is lightweight, durable and great on the go.