K-40 Combination #250/#1000 Grit Whetstone
The King K-40 Combination sharpening stone is a mini sharpening stone that is ideal for higonokami, carving knives, garden sickles, or other outdoor blades. The #250 and #1000 combination offers both a rough grain for fixing nicks in a blade, and a medium grain for ensuring a sharp cutting edge. The small size with attached string for easy carrying or storing makes it ideal for camping or outdoors use. It comes packaged in a cardboard box. We include instructions for use with your shipment.
Dimensions: 135mm x 36mm x 30mm
Matsunaga Stone Co. Ltd was established in 1948 and King is one of the most well-known brands for Japanese sharpening stones. The company head office is in Osaka with branch offices in Fukuoka, Niigata and Sapporo. The company specialises in abrasives, grinding wheels and sharpening stones of various kinds. It also manufactures the Sun Tiger range of stones. The current president is Hiroyuki Matsunaga.