Hones waiting to be sold at Ardennes Coticule
 

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Coticule068

layer: "La Petite Blanche"
extracted: Coticule Quarry at Ol Preu.
size: rectangular hone: 40mm X 150mm.
speed with slurry: fast (range: very slow - slow - moderate - moderately fast - fast - very fast)
speed with water: moderate (range: very slow - slow- moderate). This is atypical for this layer.
feedback:
slurry: a clear feedback of fine abrasion.
water: some draw, still some sensation of fine abrassion.
Slurry specifics: good slurry release.
Sharpness level coming off slurry: + (range: + shaves my armhair barely, ++ shaves my armheir well, +++ sufficient to shave my face)
Finishing properties, water only: Engaging  (range: brisk - engaging - mellow)
Dilucot: follow standard procedure.
Unicot: follow standard procedure.
Touch-up hone, use with water only: very capable of reclaiming a slightly deteriorated edges. Good refinement on water only.