Naniwa Hibiki stones area must-have for serious sharpening nerds. Originally designed for professional sharpeners who required superior accuracy and trueness from their stones, this series is extremely hard and stays flat for a very long time.
For professionals and home cooks who want to get the most out of their knives, 3,000 is an excellent grit to have. It's a great stepping stone between 1,000 grit and super-fine stones, and can also be used for finishing with a smooth, yet long-lasting edge.
When to use this stone:
Cuts steel quickly and no soaking is required. Just splash and go.
Great for a smooth yet long-lasting edge.
If you believe in "Buy it once", this is the stone for you.
Always flatten your stone with a truing stone after sharpening.
About Naniwa -Naniwa is the biggest and best sharpening stone manufacturer in Japan. Their stones are among some of the highest quality in the world, good for both professional and amateur. They make a wide range or grits and densities, so you can choose the perfect stone for your needs and budget.
We aim to ship your order within 1 business day at Knifewear, if there is a hold up, we'll aim to let you know and give you a timeline.
We offer free shippingon orders over $100* anywhere in Canada and $200* to customers in the USA. We ship worldwide, and offer up to the minute rates from our shipping partner DHL.
*Konro Grills and some other larger items are excluded from the free shipping offer.
Can I pick up my order Curbside / At the store? Absolutely, as long as all the items you are looking for are in stock at the location you want to pickup from, you'll be able to select that at the checkout. If one or more items aren't at your preferred location we are happy to ship it to you.