The HAKUTO series is recommended for those who are looking for a high level of difficulty in sharpening kitchen knives, such as Honyaki, Sanmai, and mirror-finish knives, and who are concerned about sharpening knives sharper and more beautifully.
HAKUTO 1 to 3 are available in three different softness levels to suit different blades and preferences.

HAKUTO 1 is Ideal for high quality Sanmai knives and Honyaki knives. Available in a wide range grit from #200 - 10,000. You can start with the lower grit of HAKUTO1 and switch to Natural Stone for polishing, you can continue using other whetstones without hesitation.

It is also the only one sold with a thin abrasive diamond layer, so it is recommended for those who want to try it out first.



Product Type Diamond Sharpening Stone
Brand NSK Kogyo Ltd.
L 200mm x W 75mm x 22mm
L 200mm x W 75mm x 26mm
Abrasive Thickness thin 2mm, thick 3.5mm +
Recommended high quality sanmai knives and Honyaki knives

#200, 400S(Soft), 800, 800S(Soft), 1500, 3000, 6000, 10000

Take 1-3 Months+ to be Delivered for This Handmade Stone

NSK Kogyo's products are individually handcrafted by skilled craftsmen to produce the best diamond sharpening stones. All work is done by a single craftsman with the skills and knowledge he gained at the Japanese sharpening stone manufacturer where he worked for many years, requiring a lot of time to produce the products.
Currently, back orders are coming in from all over the world, not just Japan, so it is taking time to manufacture. If you wish to order, please place your order in Pre-Order.

We guarantee that you will receive the best diamond sharpening stone for your waiting.