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Does anyone else use the black olfa carbon blades for PPF. Once you try them you will never go back to anything else.

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Familiarity leads to more confidence... Confidence creates an environment for more positive results.

If you want to get a sharper Olfa-type blade edge with your favorite knife, dab a drop of machine oil on your freshly loaded s/s blade. Extend it fully and run it several times thru a v-style chef's knife sharpening tool (just the sides, not the center of the blade). It micro-hones the edge and the sharpness of your cutting blade will double..

Oxidation, abrasion, time from production to storing to use, will dull the edge of any blade. Same reason why chefs run their knives with a sharpening tool before cutting anything. If you do this, your blade will have a superior edge.

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