I have been sharpening my mind's my entire life over 45 years. May 22, 2018 #1. If you want your knifes or tools to be razor sharp you have to have a Strop Block from Knives Plus, this is the best one out there. Shop with confidence. I've owned the Knives Plus 2 1/2 x 8" Strop Block for a few years and have been very pleased with the quality and results. When the glue is dry, we raise the leather's nap. The Knives Plus Strop Block is a great way to finish up your edge. Find the knife you've always wanted online today! We run the edges of the base on a Burr King grinder to smooth and round the sides for comfortable use, and remove the green polish that gets on everything. Knives Plus STROP BLOCKs are Leather Strops that are hand made and pre-charged with a high quality polishing compound for trouble free operation. Leather Strop #1: Knives Plus Strop Block (8” X 2.5”) ***CLICK HERE TO CHECK IT OUT ON AMAZON*** This is my favorite of the 3 leather strops for knife sharpening. Always pull the knife edge backward to strop and be sure the knife is clean. Knives Plus Strop Strop Block Leather Sharpening Strop 8 Long 4.7 out of 5 stars 440 ratings. Tips on Choosing the Right Leather Strop. I use it for finishing wood chisels, marking knives and plane irons. I've had mine for a couple of years and sharpen a lot of knives. FREE Knives Plus Mini Strop With Any Modification. New Knives Plus Strop - White Compound - 2 Micron - Now Available Discussion in 'For Sale: Production Knives (Dealer)' started by Knives Plus, Jan 10, 2017. Whatever size strop block you pick you won't be disappointed. KNIVES PLUS ® STROP BLOCK, Leather Sharpening Strop, KP-STROP8. Here in Texas, saddle and boot makers use them everyday to put that slick edge on their leather working knives. Use for woodworking tools, straight razors, wood carving tools, knives and more. The Best Place to Buy Knives The Knife Center of the Internet. Prices will be higher in store. It is hand made by Knives Plus and comes on a block of wood 12" x 3" so there is plenty of room to do larger knives. It is hand made by Knives Plus and comes on a block of wood 8" x 2 1/2" so there is plenty of room to do larger knives. The back is made from linen picks up dirt and loose steel particles before the leather does. I sit and strop while watching movies and by the time the movie is over, I have NO hair left on my left arm ;-). When the glue is dry, we raise the leather's nap. Our store provides a shopping experience for every customer with high quality products. KNIVES PLUS ® Leather strops are the best thing in the world for finishing the edge of your knife. … 4.7 out of 5 stars 470. It is a true 3 x 12". Haven't seen it mentioned in any review BUT this device is amazing on woodworking tools,too. It’s detailed, brief, and should be enough to have you sharpening your knives … FREE Shipping. Wooden handle, more comfortable to hold; good match tools for your DIY leather crafts. Dec 16, 2006 #1. I have been looking here and there for a larger one but just didn't hit on one I liked. STILL! $24.99 $ 24. 0.5 micron = 30,000 USA grit (mesh) for an ultimate edge. It's soft but tough. I ordered the Big Strop because I have some larger knives I wanted to sharpen. the red backside characteristic for Russia leather and with authentic Boker stamp on the front. Expert Sharpening Advice. With a large selection of hones and strops, you will find the perfect tools you need to keep your blades sharp. 60. They are a fraction of the cost of Flexx and Stropman and there is no wait. Currently unavailable. KNIVES PLUS Strop Strop Block, Leather Sharpening Strop, 8 Long 8" X 2.5" Sign in to check out Check out as guest . Almost gone. We hand pick leather from a little home owned leather supplier here in Amarillo. We don't know when or if this item will be back in stock. 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