Anyone who works in a kitchen, whether it be at a renown restaurant or at home, can attest to how important a sharp knife is. Not only does it make cutting ingredients easier but it also limits how many accidents can occur. A dull knife is much more likely to cut someone than a sharp knife. Instead of purchasing new knives every time they get dull the addition of a knife sharpener can save both time and money.
1. Harcas Knife Sharpener – Professional 2 Stage Sharpening System
The Harcas Knife Sharpener has a two stage sharpening system which can sharpen blunt knives with only a few strokes. Its durable tungsten blades can last years without showing any sign of wear or tear. This sharpener is only to be used with steel knives, any other material should not be used. The Harcas Knife Sharpener has a non-slip handle and is small enough to be stored anywhere in your home.
2. Presto 08810 Professional Electric Knife Sharpener
The Presto 08810 Professional Electric Knife Sharpener is a larger product with a three stage sharpening system. It has interchangeable blade guides which allow it to provide optimum sharpening angles. The Presto 08810 Professional Electric Knife Sharpener has the ability to sharpen three different knife thicknesses making it very versatile.
3. Wrenwane Kitchen Knife Sharpener – 2 Stage Sharpening
The Wrenwane Kitchen Knife Sharpener is another handheld sharpener that implements a two stage sharpening system. The first stage is tungsten carbide and the second stage is made of ceramic. This sharpener is light but tough enough to last for years. It has a nonslip handle and resting feet to provide stability and safety for the user. The Wrenwane Kitchen Knife Sharpener works for steel knives only.
4. Work Sharp WSKTS-KO Knife and Tool Sharpener Ken Onion Edition
The Work Sharp WSKTS-KO Knife and Tool Sharpener has both a common steel knife sharpener as well as a belt grinder for larger blades. It can be used on a large variety of tools. The variable speed heavy duty motor has the ability for fast grinding or slow precision. The Work Sharp WSKTS-KO Knife and Tool Sharpener is durable and portable and can be used as a table-top tool or a hand-held tool. It comes with its own charger.
5. Priority Chef Knife Sharpener, 2 Stage Manual Sharpener System for Knives
The Priority Chef Knife Sharpener is a two stage knife sharpener that grinds the blade into a concave shaped finish that gives it an extra sharpness. Like most knife sharpeners it should only be used with steel knives, not ceramic of serrated knives. It has a nonslip handle and base. The Priority Chef Knife Sharpener is small enough to be stored anywhere but can last many years without fail.
6. Spyderco Tri-Angle Sharpmaker Knife Sharpener 204MF
The Spyderco Tri-Angle Sharpmaker Knife Sharpener is a manual knife sharpener with two sets of high alumina ceramic stones that can keep blades and tools in working condition. This sharpener works best on smaller items, such as pocket knives, darts and fishhooks. It is small enough to fit in the users pocket. The The Spyderco Tri-Angle Sharpmaker Knife Sharpener can be used by hand or mounted to a table or counter-top.
7. Chef’s Choice 1520 AngleSelect Diamond Hone Knife Sharpener
The Chef’s Choice 1520 AngleSelect Diamond Hone Knife Sharpener can be used on a variety of blades, including Asian, European and American style knives. It is a three stage sharpener that sharpens using diamond abrasives and its patented flexible polishing discs. This allows it to achieve an incredible knife sharpness. It is a bit larger than most sharpeners but can be used hand-free.
8. Smith’s 50264 Adjustable Manual Knife Sharpener
The Smith’s 50264 Adjustable Manual Knife Sharpener is a small, lightweight sharpener. It is a two stage sharpener that has an additional sharpener for serrated blades. This sharpener has an easy adjust knob allows sharpening at a wide range of angles. The Smith’s 50264 Adjustable Manual Knife Sharpener also has replaceable abrasive components, soft Grip Handle and non-slip rubber feet.
9. PreciSharp Easy Knife Sharpener 3-Stage Professional Knife-Sharpening System
The PreciSharp Easy Knife Sharpener is a three stage sharpener that has an additional sharpener that can work on ceramic knives. It takes only three or four pulls through the sharpener to restore any knife to a precision edge. It has nonslip rubber feet and handle for easy control. The PreciSharp Easy Knife Sharpener can also sharpen knives of all different sizes whether it be a paring knife or a chef’s knife.
The SunrisePro Knife Sharpener can be used on any type of knife, even serrated or ceramic knives. It can sharpen more than just knives, including scissors, blender blades and hedge shears. It has a strong suction cup mount that helps to make it safe for counter-top use. The SunrisePro Knife Sharpener is a larger product but is still lightweight and can be moved easily.
Any one of these products could easily and effectively sharpen dull knives and make them like new again. Sharpening a knife using one of these sharpeners is easy and can be done by anyone in just a few seconds. This allows users to get back to the joys of cooking without having spend their time with old fashioned sharpening methods.