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This last weekend in a garage sale, I picked up a few extra sharpening stones. They were cheap and I added them to my collection. Not all of them were the best quality but they all have uses. There are many potential uses for sharpening stones in a long-term disaster. Examples of items that may be sharpened with a stone include scissors, scythes, knives, razors and tools such as chisels, hand scrapers, plane blades and small items like sewing machine needles and fishhooks.
Sharpening stones come in a wide range of shapes, sizes and material compositions. Even old stones that are badly worn can be used for small items like needles and fishhooks. …Read More...