How do I sharpen my knives on this two stage knife sharpener?
To operate, you simply pull your knife through the sharpening rods until you have the desired sharpness. The first slot (on the right) is the coarse rod which takes of the burrs and rough edges. The second slot has special ceramic rods for honing. After stage one, you pull your knife through the second slot to make your knives razor sharp.
Do I have to hold my knife at a specific angle?
No. The wonderful thing about this knife sharpener is that even a novice can use it. No more scraping your knife up and down the use of an old-fashioned sword knife sharpener or stone. Simply run your knife through the rods which were placed at precise angles to give your knives maximum sharpness.
Does this knife sharpener require batteries?
No. This product is operated completely manually, allowing you to use this sharpener anywhere or anytime. No batteries or electricity required.
Which slot do I use for serrated knives?
You’ll be able to sharpen serrated knives in the clearly labeled slot that says “Fine”. The coarse slot is only for dull straight-edged knives.
Whether you are a professional chef, culinary enthusiast, or even a boy scout this brilliantly designed knife sharpener can be used for many different knives. From large butcher knives, to paring knives to your small pocket knife. Thanks to this Vila product, You’ll be able to enjoy the ease of cutting with your NOW razor sharp knife collection.
Perfect For All Kinds Of Knives
Vila Knife Sharpener is perfect for sharpening a wide variety of knives, including: Japanese knives, Chef knives, Serrated knives, Boning knives, Fish Fillet Knife, Cheese Knife, Hunting Knife, And so much more!!
SHARPEN YOUR SERRATED AND STRAIGHT-EDGE KNIVES— Sharpen your entire knife collection for maximum performance with Vila 2 Stage Handheld Knife Sharpener. Straight edge and serrated knives can be used with this brilliant two-stage sharpening system.
TWO-STAGE SHARPENING SLOTS— The Vila Knife Sharpener has 2 slots – Coarse and Fine. The coarse slot has carbide blades that polishes dull or damaged knives. The Fine slot on the Edge Grip is ideal for regular knife maintenance with its gentle ceramic rods. These ceramic rods will polish the knife edge and keep it sharp. So run the knife through this slot for quick touch ups and for finishing your knife to a razor sharpness. A sharp knife definitely speeds up prep work in the kitchen.
PATENTED EDGE GRIP— Sharpening on the edge of your counter or table; the edge grip allows the knife to pull through the slots from heel to tip. Safely sharpen large butcher knives without scraping your counter and damaging your knife or surface. It is made of stainless steel and having soft touch accents.
COMPACT FOR EASY STORAGE— This Vila Knife sharpener has been designed to use in any kitchen as a stylish yet functional piece of decor or can be taken on any road commute for a fun cooking trip experience. It is small for easy storage or leaving on your countertop without taking up too much space.
ERGONOMIC DESIGN— The curved dip on the knife sharpener means that you can comfortably hold and grip even as sharpening your knife collection. It is durable for long-lasting use. It also features a non-slip base for added stability and regulate.