Tag: straight razor

  • The Pasted Strop – part 1

    The primary goal of stropping is to reduce the edge width by increasing the bevel angle near the apex (micro-convexity).  Abrasive particles (paste, spray, etc) are applied to the strop to increase the rate of abrasion.  The edge geometry that is achieved will depend on the type and size of abrasive, the strop material and […]