Antique Grinding Wheel For Sale Vintage Antiques For Sale
The Japanese sharpening stone manufacturer Matsunaga, in Osaka, with King and Sun Tiger among its brands, is the oldest and best known maker of Japanese water stones in the West King stones are relatively soft and pleasant to use, because one can see and feel how the stone cuts the surface. This type of soft stone must be flattened relatively frequently, however, as it quickly becomes dished.Jun 08, 2012 toxonix 's post about building a wet grinder got me thinking about the old pedal powered grinding stones. A friend of mine has one in his living room as decoration . It has a cast Iron seat on it, kind of like an old tractor seat, then pedals to turn the wheel. The wheel itself is approximately 30 in diameter, and around 3 wide.