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Old 10-05-2008, 12:06 PM   #1
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Question Leather strop ?

Can someone explain the process to me please. I have tried but don't see any real results. I used a 2.5" wide old leather work belt from HomeDepot and some chrome wheel polish. I heard you don't even need a compound

So what's the right way to do this? I am wanting to touch-up some Montec's...
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Old 10-05-2008, 12:15 PM   #2
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You'd lay them flat and pull them backwards, very little downpressure. My strop is not smooth leather, and I think thats why I did'nt make out to good with the montecs. An extra-fine stone or ceramic worked better for me.
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Old 10-05-2008, 01:16 PM   #3
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My Dad explained the leather strop to me a few times when I was a young un......
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