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Orange county mobile Japanese knife sharpening?

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turbox3 May 10, 2013 10:40 AM

A while back, someone mentioned a mobile OC guy that uses whetstones to sharpen. Does anyone know of a place that does whetstone sharpening in the OC?

I last had some knives sharpened at Anzen in Japantown, but I am not impressed at all by his work...My MAC & Global knives came out marginally sharper; it is a good thing I did not drop off the Konosuke.

  1. Servorg May 10, 2013 11:44 AM

    Was it this place/guy? http://www.oldschoolsharpening.com/

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      turbox3 May 10, 2013 04:41 PM

      It was not, and from my memory, his website was sort of Wordpressy. His website did explain that he used whetstones exclusively and can do certain grids upon request...

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      funkyshanna May 17, 2013 05:53 PM

      I have mine done at Chef's Toys. They claim they only do it with a whetstone. I have been mostly happy with it.

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