The WÜSTHOF brand has a fantastic reputation in the world of knife production and sharpening. Originating in Solingen, Germany, the company is now 200 years old, with 7 generations of the Wusthof family present at the helm since 1814; a remarkable fete in today’s age
The Tormek series of sharpening grindstones have proven very popular with professionals and hobbyists alike. Whether you need to sharpen knives for the kitchen, or chisels for the workshop you can count on a Tormek to get the job done. However, with the various models
The Master Grooming tools SharpPro sharpener is a product that has suffered from a review standpoint. It happens sometimes, once in a while a manufacturer releases a tool onto the market that is just not up to the job it is designed to do. The
Although we here at Sharpen-up generally prioritize our reviews of kitchen and hunting knife sharpeners, there is room for the odd review covering tools outside of this category. And what better way to do that than looking at the Work Sharp WS3000 wood tool sharpener.
The Shun AP0119 Electric Sharpener is definitely a tool worth considering if you have Asian knives in your kitchen. More specifically, the product is aimed at customers that have already purchased a Shun knife. Now, before we continue the review, the fact that the sharpener
The Chef’s Choice 110 Professional Diamond Hone Sharpener is yet another electric knife sharpener from EdgeCraft. At the high end of what we class as the budget range ($50 – $100), how does this product in differ from other, similarly priced units from Chef’s Choice?
Knowing that the majority of visitors to our website are primarily interested in tools that can be used in the kitchen, the new Chef’s Choice AngleSelect 290 – 15/20 Diamond Hone Hybrid will certainly appeal to many. The reason is in the name. EdgeCraft have
Edgecraft M315S Asian Electric Knife Sharpener Review If you have invested in different types of knives for your kitchen, it would make sense that you should maintain these tools as best as you possible can. Therefore, if you have enough Asian style knives to warrant
The Smith’s 50245 Ceramic Edge Pro electric knife sharpener, is a handy addition to any kitchen requiring high performance ceramic sharpening. While many electric sharpeners available today cover the full spectrum of kitchen knife styles, to have a stand alone sharpener utilizing ceramic abrasives is
The Smith series of electric sharpeners have garnered a good reputation in recent years. Quietly biting at the heels of Chef’s Choice, Smith’s have been releasing reliable and affordable electric knife sharpeners for a long time. The Smith’s Edge Pro Compact Sharpener is another release
Presto 08800 EverSharp Review The performance and budget price are the real selling points of the Presto 08800 EverSharp Electric Knife Sharpener. It really is a great alternative to the Hybrid 220 from Chef’s Choice, (a similarly priced unit that was crowned our best budget
Chef’s Choice 120 Diamond Review There’s wide ranging opinion on this little number from Chef’s Choice. The unit is priced at the mid-range bracket, however in our opinion you are actually better off going for the 130 model. Anyway, the mixed reviews come from several
Smith’s Electric Adjustable Edge Pro Review It goes to show how much the Chef’s Choice brand dominates the knife sharpening market, that this offering from Smith’s is one of the very few in our top 10 list not to be designed by the more ubiquitous
The Chef’s Choice® Professional Sharpening Station® M130, made it into our top 10 list due to is combination of affordability and superior 3 stage functionality. The unit is engineered using the same Hybrid approach as other Chef’s Choice models, (only this time the fact does