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How To Sharpen Knives

from The Family Handyman

How to Sharpen Knives

Change sides when you sharpen knives with a sharpening steel. How to Sharpen Knives: http://www.familyhandyman.com/kitchen/how-to-sharpen-knives/view-all

from The Family Handyman

How to Sharpen Knives

Learn how to pull the blade against the steel to sharpen the knife. How to Sharpen Knives: http://www.familyhandyman.com/kitchen/how-to-sharpen-knives/view-all

from The Family Handyman

How to Sharpen Knives

Hold the knife at 22 degrees when you sharpen it with the steel. How to Sharpen Knives: http://www.familyhandyman.com/kitchen/how-to-sharpen-knives/view-all

There is an old adage that you are only as sharp as your knife. Knife sharpening, you know you need to do it but perhaps you don’t know exactly how. To keep your knife in prime condition, you need to keep it sharp. So how do you do it? This article from Paul Kirtley’s blog gives a step by step illustrated way to maintain your sharp edge on your survival knife.

There are many ways to #sharpen #knives and the #whetstone is arguably the best way to do it. We show you how to pick one and use one!