The Tormek sharpening system combines the precision of stone sharping with the power and reliability of of motorised grinding. This water cooled unit protects against over heating the edge and ensures you remove the least amount of steel at the correct angle to achieve excellent sharpness. Tormek is the most respected name in motor and jig assisted knife and tool sharpening. With a full range of accessories available to complement any sharpening job the Tormek makes for a powerful addition to any workshop.
The Tormek Knife Jig SVM-45 is suitable for sharpening all kinds of knives; household knives, chef’s knives, handicraft knives and knives for hunting and fishing. You can also sharpen carver’s draw knives.
Since the jig rests freely on the Universal Support you can follow the curve of the blade.
The Universal Support is normally placed vertically for knife sharpening towards the edge. Short knives can also be ground away from the edge with the Universal Support placed horizontally.
Min. blade length 60 mm (2 3/8″). For smaller knives, see SVM-00