A knife is only as good as the sharpness of its blade. The function of the knife is lost when the blade has become blunt as it is unable to perform its primary duty – to cut. Good thing, knives can be honed or sharpened to bring back their sharpness so you don’t have to throw them away.
However, learning how to sharpen a knife properly takes time and requires practice. You should learn the proper techniques and principles of knife sharpening or you might end up with an even worse knife. There are methods that you can use to make sure you’re sharpening your knife the right way.
Sharpening also requires the proper set of tools. These tools are readily available from your local hardware shop. In this DIY tutorial video, the author will show you how to make your blunt knife achieve that razor level of sharpness. The required tools will also be discussed, as well as the proper way to use them.
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