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Title: rock hard felt wheel
Post by: Garrett47 on December 13, 2020, 05:47:34 pm
I just watched a YouTube video about sharpening serrated knives. The demonstration used a double-beveled rock-hard felt wheel to de-burr the serrated areas.
After checking the Tormek site as well as Amazon, I can't find such an item. can anyone offer guidance on this. Many thanks. Garrett
Title: Re: rock hard felt wheel
Post by: BradGE on December 13, 2020, 06:01:05 pm
Schleifjunkies.de

Or

Knifegrinders.com.au
Title: Re: rock hard felt wheel
Post by: jvh on December 13, 2020, 06:36:43 pm
or

https://www.mototechnica-shop.de/advanced_search_result.php?view_mode=default&categories_id=0&keywords=tormek&inc_subcat=1&listing_sort=&listing_count=100
Title: Re: rock hard felt wheel
Post by: Garrett47 on December 13, 2020, 09:07:10 pm
Thank you. The Aussie supplier is sold out at this point but I'll drop them a note and ask to be wait-listed. Thanks again. Garrett
Title: Re: rock hard felt wheel
Post by: Louiesdad on December 14, 2020, 08:37:45 pm
See the new post on them up above.
Title: Re: rock hard felt wheel
Post by: Louiesdad on December 18, 2020, 02:11:35 am
FELT hard wheels 254x25.4x12mm, much like to KG product but DIAMOND HARD, Made in USA. pm FOR MORE INFO.
Title: Re: rock hard felt wheel
Post by: BeSharp on January 05, 2021, 01:57:30 am
Vadim just posted last week a new slide show video that further clarifies effectiveness of various felt wheel hardnesses:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xN9nZsuvxQE

So it seems diamond hard might not work as well...


Title: Re: rock hard felt wheel
Post by: WagonHo! on January 13, 2021, 09:09:09 pm
I contacted Knife Grinders on the 2nd of this month about the double bevel felt wheel. Vadim promptly replied the wheel will be available at the end of Jan for those on wait list. Spendy but necessary as have a lot of customers that prefer to use serrated knives in the kitchen especially if their kids help with food prep.
Title: Re: rock hard felt wheel
Post by: john.jcb on January 14, 2021, 03:34:26 pm
I contacted Knife Grinders on the 2nd of this month about the double bevel felt wheel. Vadim promptly replied the wheel will be available at the end of Jan for those on wait list. Spendy but necessary as have a lot of customers that prefer to use serrated knives in the kitchen especially if their kids help with food prep.

The worst knife cut I have ever had was with a serrated knife. It was on my palm and due to a lapse in judgement and the knife cut through the roll a lot easier than I expected.
Title: Re: rock hard felt wheel
Post by: WagonHo! on January 16, 2021, 06:33:16 pm
Knife grinders have the double taper wheels in stock, received notification last night and promptly placed order. Sure would like one of those $$$ Kangaroo strops. Interesting reading had no idea what a guarded resource they are.


Title: Re: rock hard felt wheel
Post by: Garrett47 on January 18, 2021, 12:35:15 am
Thanks so much for the update. Will get on it later this evening.
Stay safe,
Garrett