*Ceramic/High pressure cast and 1300 degree celcius treated
It is a medium fine stone after using a medium grit (#1000, #1200, #1500 or #2000)
It has nice nutural stone feeling to it
It cuts faster, lasts longer and offers better result than other #4000 stones
September 25, 2017 by Theo PadouvasI love this stone! This is the best man made stone I have used. It cuts super fast, it has a great feel to it and stays flat. I highly recommend it!
September 8, 2015 by Mihai RaduAbsolutely sensational. Best stone I have - I like it better at its grit than Sigma or Yaginoshima. Love it. Indeed all I ever wanted. Thank you
July 19, 2015 by Julio AlonsoHello ! I´d wish to share my thoughts about this product. Just the BEST WATERSTONE you can get on the market. it has got the properties I dream aboput in a sharpening stone, fast cutting , longlasting flattness, no clogging, a few minutes soaked in water and it´s ready to go but the most important matter about sharpening stones is their feel, this is something you get conscious with experience a... read more↓
January 23, 2015 by Chris VandiverSuzuki-ya's #4000 stone is one of the best stones I have ever used. Exceptionally nice feedback and quite smooth feeling in use. Leaves a very fine and uniform scratch pattern. Easy to use the whole stone. Very dish resistant and amazingly fast cutting!. I highly recommend this stone.