A pocket honing stone that can be used to touch up your skate blade between sharpenings.
The honing stone is used to remove the burr created during the sharpening process. It has also traditionally been used to renew the blade edges between sharpenings or for those times when you lose your edge during a game or practice.
These Aluminum Oxide honing stones come complete with instructions on restoring a nicked edge.
The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011