[2022 NEW] Superior Diamond-Electroplated Honing Sharpening Steel/Rod Blank, Oval shape with 600# grit, 10-in [NO LOGO]


  • $39.50

  • SHARPENING STEEL MAKING BLANK – This woodworking project kit includes a full tang Sharpening steel blank ONLY. Customize your very own handle by using wood, metal, Micarta, or even cast resin to create a cool accent, easy. Give your honing steel/rod a unique personality by hand finishing all the parts. BONUS: Includes 3 sets of metal pins and a Mosaic center pin.

  • ENGINEERED TO PERFECTION – Unparalleled design, Katsura sharpening steel blanks are diamond –electroplated to ensure higher efficiency and quicker sharpening results. Oval Shape sharpening rod design to create more surface for sharpening your blade. The steel rod is made of carbon steel and high uniformity of diamond coated guarantees to have a quick fix on dull edges and small damages on the blade. To regain the super sharp edge, you may need another fine stone (grit# 1000 or higher) to work with.

  • WOODWORKING PROJECT – Go ‘old school’ and rivet together your own handle. Simple and clean handle design without butt end makes handles easier than you think. 2 ways to make this handle by your favorite material---cut a triangle to leave a hole from original handle design to hang with a hook or fill the gap to go with classic style. Draw your dream knife handle on a piece of wood and carve it to the finished shape.

  • MAXIMUM PERFORMANCE – A first-class solution to keep your edge perfectly aligned and ready to operate at peak performance. Microcrystalline and smooth diamond-electroplated rod not only for sharpening hardened knives, but also prolong the lifetime of blade. Create your own ergonomic handle out of any material around the perfectly balanced 3 pin design handle.

  • COMPLETELY ORIGINAL GIFT FOR CHRISTMAS / HOLIDAYS – Our woodworking blanks for adults are the ultimate gift for people who spend time in their studio or workshop. Crafters, hobbyists, and even foodies/chefs will love owning their own custom knife handles! SIZE: 10-inch Blade, 13.5 Inch Overall, N.W. 15.42 OZ.  Please reach out to Katsura in case of any issues.


Katsura Sharpening Steel Making Kit – YOU determine the best knife handle material to suit your needs!

Experience has taught us that there’s nothing like digging in and getting started. Even, if you’ve never made a knife before you can try your crafting skills with simple or makeshift tools! The thrill of carving, grinding, shaping, and buffing your own handle is unbelievably satisfying. Be proud of what you can create even if the end result is less than perfect.
The KATSURA Diamond Coated Rod comes with a blank only, allowing for a design-it-yourself handle made from the material of your choice. We recommend using Micarta, softwood, hardwood, purple heart wood, metal or even cast resin!


➤ The sharpening/Honing Rod is crafted by high carbon steel with superior diamond-electroplated to ensure higher efficiency and quicker sharpening results. Feel the satisfaction after using this rod on your blade as your knife slices cleanly through your fresh, tasty ingredients.

➤ Easy to Maintain and store – With a flexible handle design, you can cut a triangle on the handle material to leave a hole from original handle design to hang with a hook for more easy storage.

➤ The oval shape handle and rod make a perfect combination. It features a full tang and 3-pin design with 3 sets of pins and a Mosaic center pin included.

➤ With Katsura Diamond sharpening steel, it makes your knife to mince, slice, and dice with ruthless efficiency. Katsura knife sets bring culinary mastery to any kitchen.

➤ Ideal gift- Create a custom handle and present as a gift to the best cook in your family. Or buy for your friend or family member who loves carpentry or woodworking. Every KATSURA knife comes inside a handcrafted gift box. No logos for a more personal touch.

 USE AND CARE: Do not bend the rod or knock on hard objects. Do not use the rod as a weapon. Wash by hand with gentle dish soap, rinse, and dry with a dishcloth.

Limited lifetime warranty, full satisfaction guaranteed.

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