It is not only the quality of Japanese tools that inspires experts – the quality of Japanese sharpening tools is also superb. In Japan, cutting steels such as chisels, planes, kiridashis, knives are exclusively honed on special Japanese water stones. We take pride in having the top products from the Ohishi brand. These whetstones are available in various grits up to 10,000, including some combination stones. Ohishi stones have unbeatable quality and efficiency.