A sharp knife isn’t just sharper, it’s a safer, more efficient, more precise tool. And … So,sharpening is the first thing you need to do when you buy one. …
The way to get your knife blade razor sharp is to strop it. Stropping is polishing your blade to remove all debris, all minor nicks and all tiny grooves from it. There are several ways to do this – you can use stone or even leather straps.
Here’s a great video that David, from Ultimate Survival Tips, shows you how to use the process called strop to sharpen a knife razor sharp.