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you may already know how, but if you don't, learn how to sharpen knives on a whetstone. then polish once or twice a week with a polishing steel. if you can't slice through tomato skin on the first draw, it isn't sharp. you will learn the particular ways serrated and dull knives suck after you know how to sharpen your own knives.

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Kitchen knives dull? Flip a ceramic mug over and scrape the blade against the rough edges. The knife will cut almost like it's brand new! You're Welcome!

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Great knife to have backpacking, hiking, camping etc... Has a firestarter, whistle, sharpener, sheath, and a quick survival guide if you get lost and need some survival skills. AND it's from Bear Grylls

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from The Family Handyman

How to Sharpen Knives

Learn how to pull the blade against the steel to sharpen the knife. How to Sharpen Knives: http://www.familyhandyman.com/kitchen/how-to-sharpen-knives/view-all

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Sharpening Knives, Scissors and Tools

Sharpen Serrated Knives With a Diamond Sharpening Steel - When using a diamond steel to sharpen a serrated knife, the curve of the steel has to fit the scallops on the knife. Take your knife to a cookware store and find adiamond-coated steel (about $30) that matches the scallop size on your knife. If you're shopping online, you can find the diameter you need by holding drill bits against the scallops. Then use this dimension to order the right diameter sharpener. Another option is to buy a…

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from foodnetwork.com

Kitchen Essentials : Food Network

Sharpen your knife skills with our guide! Here's how to choose, use and care for knives.

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Columbia River Knife and Tool CRKT 5195 Graphite Glenn Klecker EDC Serrated Edge EDC Folding Knife Blade - Everyday Carry Gear

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from Williams-Sonoma

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Did you know that almost all kitchen injuries involving knives are caused due to dull knives and improper handling techniques. My advise: Get good quality German or Japanese made knives and learn some cutting skills. @Rudy's or Williams Sonoma.

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Ka-Bar 1259 Short Black Partially Serrated Knife Kraton G Handle | MooseCreekGear.com | Outdoor Gear — Worldwide Delivery! | Pocket Knives - Fixed Blade Knives - Folding Knives - Survival Gear - Tactical Gear

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