What does it mean to have a sharp knife?
The Brubacher Edge Sharpness Scale (BESS)
The Brubacher Edge Sharpening Scale is an easy-to-use scale that will help you know how sharp your kitchen knives are.
A butter knife measures approx 2000 grams. New knives will measure ~300g.
Pair this scale with a max force and hold scale
Consider an Edge-on-up scale.
What does it mean for a kitchen knife to be sharp?♬ Aesthetic - Tollan Kim
You can use this scale with nearly any knife. Simply place the blade against the uniform poly string (media) and press down. A higher number is a duller knife. A lower number is a sharper knife.
Check out YouTube for lots of examples.
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