New G7 Sharpening Stones from Shapton
John - November 14, 2018
The New Shapton G7 Now Comes in 9 Different Grits
The new Shapton G7 (GlassStone Seven) Series of stones is now available in a wider variety of grits. Shapton uses a micron grading system for this series. The larger the micron, the coarser the equivalent grit.
The available grits are:
- 25 micron - about 600 grit. This stone is included in the GlassStone Seven Knife Sharpening Kit
- 11.5 micron - about 1,500 grit.
- 6.70 micron - about 2,500 grit. This stone is included in the GlassStone Seven Knife Sharpening Kit
- 4 micron - about 3,700 grit
- 3 micron - about 5,000 grit
- 2 micron - about 7,000 grit
- 1.2 micron - about 11,000 grit
- .85 micron - about 17,000 grit
- .44 micron - over 30,000 grit. This stone is included in the GlassStone Seven Knife Sharpening Kit
Learn more about the new Shapton G7 Stones.