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SHARPEN A KNIFE USING A DIAMOND STEEL
Hold the steel firmly in your left hand with the guard positioned
in front of your fingers to stop
the blade should it slip.
the knife in your right hand and place it on the top of the steel.
Raise the back of the
knife blade 1/8".
blade only, draw it across the steel in an
arcing curve, pivoted at your wrist. The blade tip should leave the
steel about 2/3rds of the way down.
Repeat the same action with the blade on the bottom side
of the steel. Always maintain the same pressure and angle on both sides of the
Alternate top and bottom 5 or 6 times.
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