Unless youíve stuck with only Western or only Asian knives and have been loyal to one manufacturers and series, thereís a good chance you know the plight of having different brand knives and trying to find a sharpener to accommodate all the different cutting angles. Angles can vary according to makerís specifications in addition to Asian style edges vs. Western style. Most sharpeners can only sharpen at one angle, with the more feature-full sharpeners offering possibly two.
The first adjustable sharpener of its kind, the KitchenIQ Angle Adjust Adjustable Manual Knife Sharpener provides an easy way to keep all your edges well maintained. Delivering the maximum versatility you need to sharpen all your knives regardless of brand or style, this handy sharpener includes a third slot for serrated blades. The two adjustable stages feature an easy-turn knob to adjust the sharpening angle of both coarse and fine slots to any angle from 14˚ to 24˚, with the most common clearly marked.
The two adjustable sharpening slots provide a coarse slot containing diamond stones for dull or damaged knives, and the fine slot utilizing interlocking ceramic rods for every day honing and maintenance. Just select the desired angle and pull the knife through 10 or more times, depending on the sharpness of the knife, through each slot and your blades will be sharp once again. A third, fixed angle slot handles sharpening of most serrated styles of knife.
Now you can have one tool to sharpen all your knives of both Asian labels and Western brands, your Santoku and Nakiri, Western chefís Knives, Slicers, cleavers and bread knives, will all be in good hands. The KitchenIQ Angle Adjust Adjustable Manual Knife Sharpener is constructed with a durable cast aluminum frame, soft-touch stylings, an easy grip comfortable handle and a non-slip base for stability during use. The KitchenIQ Angle Adjust Adjustable Manual Knife Sharpener carries a Three Year Limited Use Warranty.