Double Reed Edge/Wicked Edge

Wicked Edge Precision Knife Sharpeners

Wicked Edge Precision Knife Sharpener is a new system for sharpening knives.
The advantages of this system:

-highly repeatable system
-allows you to consistently have razor sharp reed knive
-eliminates a major source of frustration and inconsistency for reed makers
-allows you to spend more time making and finishing reeds instead of slaving over your knives
-you sharpen only once every day or two and then touch up the burr with a burnishing steel or other mediums

Having a sharp knife is simply one of the most critical aspects to reed making – Many people struggle to attain a sharp reed knife.
Even those who have mastered traditional methods love how quickly and so much more consistently Wicked Edge sharpens their knives!

Quick – The Wicked Edge Precision Knife Sharpener allows you to quickly attain a razor sharp knife.
the initial sharpening takes 15 to 20 minutes.
touch ups only take about 5 minutes.
Even knife sharpening masters are now using Wicked Edge because it is so much quicker and more consistent than traditional methods.

Use in Reed Rooms – This system is also a great system for sharing in a reed room. Once the knife is sharpened you use either a burnishing steel or crock sticks to reset the burr. Depending on your personal preference an edge lasts from 1 – 5 days.

Restore Old Knives – One almost miraculous use of Wicked Edge is in restoring older unusable knives. In a matter of minutes, knives that have been sitting idle for years, can be restored to like new condition – thus saving the cost of replacement.

Extends the life your knives -Wicked Edge sharpens so precisely, that the wear on your knives is reduced to a minimum – prolonging the life you your expensive knives.

Benchmark – Wicked Edge provides a consistent standard to know what a sharp edge actually feels like. It can be used to train students to know what a sharp knife feels like. This provides a basis of comparison to other methods of sharpening, giving students the skill they really need, so that if the Wicked Edge System was not available – that they will be able to confidently sharpen their knives using traditional sharpening methods.