Ozaki iro tomae #811
This stone is a beauty for hand held honing. Not an ultra hard stone, in the Lv.5- range, it
will release or self slurry with some little effort but it is fine enough to hone razors into a
shave ready condition with no problem. Being 28mm thick it sits proud in your hand and it
has been lapped on both the front and the back so it is a two sided stone. The diagonal
banding is typical of the stones from the Ozaki mine.
The stone (toishi) has been lapped perfectly flat and the corners and edges beveled
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