Honing Videos

Discussion in 'Straight Razors' started by IsaacRN, May 21, 2008.

  1. IsaacRN

    IsaacRN Active Member

    This was produced by a member at SRP by the name of David Polan. Its a very interesting, imho, video of basic honing. There are many ways to hone a razor, but this is a pretty good set of videos to get any started.

    Part 1: Introduction and Stone Selection

    Part 2: Technique and Bevel/Edge Setting Theory

    Part 3: Sharpness Tests (TPT, TNT, HHT)

    Part 4: Setting the Bevel

    Part 5: Polishing Theory and Stage 1 Polishing

    Part 6: Stage 2 Polishing

    Part 7: Double Bevel Theory

    Part 8: Permanent Marker Test for Double Bevel, Rolling Hone Stroke for Smile

    Part 9: Rolling Hone Stroke for Warped Razor and Q&A
  2. iron maiden

    iron maiden New Member

    Thanks for posting this Isaac!:D
  3. IsaacRN

    IsaacRN Active Member

    No problem. Please feel free to post any other honing videos that you may have found helpful.
  4. moviemaniac

    moviemaniac Tool Time

    Very cool, thanks for posting!
  5. Sejanus

    Sejanus New Member

    Been working through these myself.. makes my head spin a bit.. haha

    They look like a great resource though.
  6. vgod

    vgod New Member

    i watched these. very good information. really emphasizes a few points that i was missing on. setting the bevel and the importance, pressure, consistency. i think they provide great detail.

    good stuff.

  7. charlie farley

    charlie farley New Member

    Hi, vgod,
    The Psalms are great, aren't they?
  8. aircoder

    aircoder Member

    Wow great find Thanks for sharing.
  9. argus33

    argus33 New Member

    The vidz realy helped me in many ways and hurt in some... my wife is having a cow over how much i have spent and still dont have everything i want. These stone are expensive but you need to have them around when you want to do everything yourself. So i sharpened some of her kitchen knifes and made it all better; sorta.
  10. ryrelav

    ryrelav New Member

    Vary good Videos ! Thank you!!!:D

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