If you work with knives on a daily basis then you must certainly understand the importance of a sharpening tool. Here we have the Morakniv Round P207-7 Knife Sharpening Steel. It is like any other sharpening rod used to sharpen knives and any other tool that needs to be sharpened. It is used to maintain a sharp knife by honing the edges after use. 

It’s one of the best methods as well as one of the best tools to have if you plan on making sure that your carving knife is kept sharp and in good condition. Morakniv Round P207-7 Knife Sharpening Steel is generally a classic tool that makes a great addition to any woodcarvers collection. 

Its main purpose is to  straighten up fibers on knives, maintaining the sharpest edge possible for daily use. It comes with a comfortable ergonomic blade and a round steel rod which aids in making sharpening knives quick and easy. 

It even has a metal loop at the end which one can use to hang it anywhere. For convenience sake, this loop makes it easy to position this rod in a place where you can easily get it and return it. 

Pros 

  • Has a handle that is very easy to hold on to but offers a tight grip as well
  • Can sharpen any knife 
  • Can be used by both left-handed and right-handed people
  • Can be used without any lubricants
  • The handle’s ergonomic design protects the user’s hand

Cons

  • Requires a certain angle of use for optimal sharpening 
  • Is not as affordable as other sharpening tools

Durability

When it comes to durability Sweden makes some of the most durable tools and this Morakniv Round P207-7 Knife Sharpening Steel is amongst those tools. Being made of stainless you can already conclude that this tool is resistant to quite a few corrosive elements. 

With such a rod you are guaranteed that no matter how much force you put, it will not break easily. The handle is quite protective making sure that one is not harmed while sharpening a knife. It is made in such a way that no matter how much force you put in sharpening a knife both the rod and the handle will remain intact.

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Price

Though it may not be as affordable as other sharpening tools out there. This Morakniv Round P207-7 Knife Sharpening Steel comes at an ideally good price for what it has to offer. It’s a great tool to add to any woodcarver’s shed as it will definitely be of great use.

Our Verdict

In conclusion, let’s just say this Morakniv Round P207-7 Knife Sharpening Steel ticks all the necessary boxes that make it a tool worth having. The only downside is that it is not as affordable as other sharpening rods but other than that.

It’s a great tool that I would highly recommend. For a beginner or a professional, this Morakniv Round P207-7 Knife Sharpening Steel makes for a great addition. 

David D. Hughes