It features advanced, flexible spring guides that provide accurate control of the sharpening angle, for the thickest or thinnest knife blades, insuring ultra-sharp edges quickly and easily! Its 3-Stage EdgeSelect® system provides optimum versatility in providing the perfect edge for each cutting task.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eWhy a 15 Degree Angle?\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe XV's 15 degree angled edge provides maximum performance and cuts more easily than a traditional 20 degree angled edge. These micro-grooves on the edge facets give the knife more âbite.â, 15 Trizor XV EdgeSelect Professional Electric Knife Sharpener for Straight and Serrated Knives Diamond Abrasives Patented Sharpening System Made in USA, 3-Stage, Gray. Chef'sChoice Trizor XV Sharpener EdgeSelect Model 15, Combines the strength and durability of the Trizor® edge with the flawless, ultra-sharp 15ºXV technology, Ideal for converting traditional 20 degree factory edges of household knives into high performance Trizor XV® 15 degree edges, Advanced, patented flexible spring guides for accurate control of the sharpening angle, 3-Stage EdgeSelect® system for optimum versatility in providing the perfect edge for each cutting task, 100% diamonds and advanced stropping stage. Required fields are marked *. The magazine also noted the Trizor XV's "big perk: it can convert a 20-degree edge to a sharpener 15 degrees. Your email address will not be published. It creates the third and still smaller bevel of the arch-shaped edge. Description. It simultaneously creates the first major bevel of the arch-shaped edge at about a 15 degree angle. Made in the USA with US and Globally Sourced Material, See America’s Test Kitchen Video Review on 15 degree sharpeners, Chef'sChoice Gourmet Egg Cooker Model 810, Chef'sChoice ProntoPro Diamond Hone Knife Sharpener Model 4643, Chef'sChoice Cordless Electric Kettle Model 681, Chef'sChoice Professional Sharpening Station Model 130, Chef'sChoice Cordless Compact Electric Kettle Model 673, Chef'sChoice Cordless Electric Kettle Model 677, Chef'sChoice Commercial EdgeSelect Diamond Hone Knife Sharpener Model 2100. The stropping action of Stage 3 further polishes the micro-grooves, formed on the edge facets in Stages 1 and 2, to create micro-flutes along the edges of the micro-grooves that assist in the cutting action of an edge of unprecedented sharpness, performance and durability.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eStage 3\u003c\/strong\u003e also sharpens serrated knives. Resharpening is approximately 10 seconds. The ultra-fine flexible stropping disk straightens misaligned serrated edge teeth and sharpens each prominent tooth so it becomes an ultra sharp ‘micro-blade.’ It’s a very gentle but effective abrasive that helps prolong the life of serrated knives of any alloy, forged or non-forged.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eWhat is the EdgeSelect®?\u003c\/strong\u003eThe advantages of the EdgeSelect® feature is that the user can customize the edge to give optimal performance depending on the type of material being cut. Than for more than 99% of a knife’s useful life, it’s edge performance depends on how it is resharpened. Conical rotating flexible disks in Stage 3 (the stropping stage) are made of a unique barber-strop-like flexible abrasive system.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eStage 1:\u003c\/strong\u003e Diamond abrasives on the conical disks in Stage 1 create extremely fine ‘micro-grooves’ on the facets on both sides of the edge. This is especially useful for delicate tasks such as filleting fish or slicing smoked salmon or prosciutto ham whose presentation is highly important. It creates the third and still smaller bevel of the arch-shaped edge. The 3-Stage process and efficient flexible stropping disks sharpen the edge with minimal metal removal, further helping to extend the life of fine knives. Knives made of the finest steel will hold an edge longer, but even the best of knives dull with use- and the initial factory edge only lasts for the first few days or weeks of use. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. An edge can be precisely sharpened to effortlessly cut a wide variety of different foods. Chef’sChoice 15 Trizor XV EdgeSelect Professional Electric Knife Sharpener for Straight and Serrated Knives Diamond Abrasives Patented Sharpening System Made in USA, 3-Stage, Gray $ 104.00 $ 99.00 CONVERT YOUR KNIVES: Ideal for converting traditional 20-degree factory edges of household knives into high performance Trizor XV 15-degree edges It produces a burr-free triple- bevel fine edge of hair- splitting sharpness with micro-grooves on the edge facets. Stage 3 also sharpens serrated knives. The 3-Stage process and efficient flexible stropping disks sharpen the edge with minimal metal removal, further helping to extend the life of fine knives. “The thinner the edge the less effort it takes to cut and the easier the knife is to control. It produces a burr-free triple- bevel fine edge of hair- splitting sharpness with micro-grooves on the edge facets.