Norton japanese waterstone

Reviewed: Norton Japanese-Style Combination Waterstone

In 1885, Norton Abrasives was founded in Worchester, Massachusetts. It made history by creating the first grinding wheels that were mass-produced. From those humble beginnings, it went on to become the largest global supplier of commercial, automotive refurnishing, and residential abrasives. In 1990, Norton Abrasives became a brand under Saint-Gobain Abrasives, a renowned abrasive company …

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Review DMT WM8FC-WB 8-Inch DuoSharp Plus Bench Stone

The next of our series of reviews of sharpening stones is the DMT DuoSharp Plus Bench Stone. Diamond Machining Technology, better known as DMT, was founded in Marlborough, Massachusetts in 1976. It started with center punch-outs of diamond grinding wheels. Working together with L.L. Bean’s purchasing agent, a refined diamond sharpener was created. With that …

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