Featured Specimen

Coticule ID:
n°105

Picture:
DSC 00741067

Characteristics:

A natural combination coticule with a light creamy colored surface turning slightly darker at the center.
Manganese lines extends all the way through the surface including "ink drop"  manganese spots.

At the sides,the coticule layer folds into the BBW layer,this is clearly visible at 4-5 places.A few red lines are also visible at the side and surface of the hone.


The coticule layer varies from 4 to 6 mm. 

Weight: 610 Grams. 

Coticule Dimensions:
175*46*22 mm.

Speed on slurry:
fast

Feedback on slurry:
Very fast,slurry turns dark quickly. A very distinct abbrasive sound and feel.

AutoSlurry:
No

Slurry Keenness Limit:
shaves arm hair well

Speed on water:
fast

Feedback on water:
Very fast,a very noticable abbrasive feeling and abbrasive "singing" sound. The hone feels quite abbrasive yet very smooth.

Edge Qualification:
engaging

Background:
Purchased from an UK residing Ebay seller.

Past history unknown but the coticule had clearly been used with oil. BBW side apperead unused,coticule side needed cleaning and lapping.

Current Location:
Denmark,Torbs

availability for reservation:
privately owned

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