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Norton Slip Stones

The sharpening of curves and complex shapes, such as carving chisels, gouges, or molding plane irons, requires specially shaped stones intended for this purpose. These are called slip stones, or carvers's slips. For most people, a Norton gouge stone and two or three Norton slip stones will be enough to get by. For people also dealing with complex molding planes and carving chisels, it is convenient to have an even more complete selection of Norton slip stones. We offer a comprehensive selection of Norton slip stones, which should cover any complex sharpening needs. Or for those of you who want the last word in Norton slip stones, we offer the Norton Woodworker's Slip Roll, which comes with 27 different Norton slip stones in a fitted roll.

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Norton Woodworker's Slip Roll
The Norton Woodworker's Slip Roll is a carefully selected set of 27 different Norton slip stones in a nice quality (US Made) fitted roll. The Norton slip stones in this roll were chosen to offer both the grits and shapes needed to sharpen any carving chisels, gouges, and molding plane irons that you might ever need to sharpen. We can not imagine a situation in which you would feel lacking with this set. This is truly a magnificent Norton set.
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DescriptionPrice Qty Buy
Norton Slip Stone Roll- Includes 27 Stones in Roll
Includes 10 Arkansas and 17 India stones
- N/A

Norton India Gouge Stone FS-76
If you only own one complex stone, this should be it. An old standby of every wood worker. Shaped like a conical section, this stone provides surfaces of every diameter normally needed for sharpening gouges. These stones are only made in fine grit, which fits with the way these stones are used.
DescriptionPrice Qty Buy
Norton India Gouge StoneSALE!
Norton India Gouge Stone

Norton Round Edge Slips.
This type of slip is another one of the stones that every serious woodworker has at least a few. We offer the full line of Norton slips. The two slips marked with an asterisk are the two we recommend starting with. The sizes of the stones vary between the Crystolon and Hard Arkansas stones, so that small in one is not the same as small in the other. This was done intentionally to make the range more versatile. Norton Round Edge Slip

Item # Material Dimensions Price Qty Buy
Norton MJS-24Crystolon Medium Grit4 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1/4 x 1/16SALE!
Norton MJS-44Crystolon Medium Grit 4 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1/2 x 3/16SALE!
Norton FS-14India Fine Grit4 x 1 x 7/16 x 3/16SALE!
Norton FS-15India Fine Grit5 x 1 x 5/16 x 3/32SALE!
Norton FS-34India Fine Grit4-1/2 x 1-3/4 x 3/8 x 1/8SALE!
- N/A
Norton FS-44India Fine Grit4 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1/2 x 3/16SALE!
Norton SS-4Soft Arkansas*4x(1 3/4-2)x(3/8-1/2)x(3/16-1/8)SALE!
(* Soft Arkansas is a lower grade of Arkansas stone that is slightly more coarse and not as long wearing.)

Norton Carving Tool Slips
Norton carving tool slips are smaller than round edge slips, and are required for sharpening fine carving tool profiles, and complex molding plane irons. These slips are available in four profiles, in both medium grit India and Hard Arkansas stones. All are the same size, 2 " X 7/8" X 3/16".
Item # Material ProfilePriceQty Buy
Norton MS-12 Norton India Medium Grit SALE!
Norton MS-22 Norton India Medium Grit SALE!
Norton MS-32 Norton India Medium Grit SALE!
Norton MS-42 Norton India Medium Grit SALE!
All 4 Profiles Norton India Medium Grit  SALE!
Norton AS-12 Norton Hard Arkansas SALE!
Norton AS-22 Norton Hard Arkansas SALE!
Norton AS-32 Norton Hard Arkansas -
- N/A
Norton AS-42 Norton Hard ArkansasSALE!

Our House Brand Arkansas Carving Tool Slips
These slips are made in the USA, in Arkansas, of the finest Novaculite available.
House Brand Arkansas Carving Slip Stones
Item # Material ProfilePriceQty Buy
House Brand AS-12 Hard Arkansas SALE!
House Brand AS-22 Hard Arkansas SALE!
House Brand AS-32 Hard Arkansas SALE!
House Brand AS-42 Hard ArkansasSALE!
All 4 Profiles Hard Arkansas  SALE!

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