Ookami Gold® Sharpening System
Ookami Gold® Scissors Sharpening System
The Ookami Gold® Scissors Sharpening System is the next step up from the Professional Twice as Sharp®. This complete scissors sharpening system will allow you to sharpen a full range of shears from the highest-end salon shears for stylists, right down to the lowest-end barber and beauty scissors. The Ookami Gold® comes fitted with an 800 grit diamond wheel and pressed composite polishing wheel, as well as Wolff Industries’ honing block kit. These tools will allow you to create an incredibly sharp cutting edge that’s strong enough to stand up to the rigors of daily use in a modern day salon. This scissors sharpening unit also comes with an array of other tools and accessories for sharpening professional beauty shears making the Ookami Gold® one of Wolff Industries’ most versatile sharpening systems.
Ookami Gold® Convexing Clamp add-on
Sometimes the job will require sharpening shears that have a convex edge and the standard clamp just won’t cut it! The Ookami Gold® Convexing Clamp allows you to do a fully convexed front surface without the additional expense of a whole new sharpening system.
800 Grit Diamond Wheel
Long life, cool cutting, fast removal of metal while sharpening; this wheel has it all! It is the finest tool on the market for sharpening scissors and shears.
Ookami Gold® Polishing Wheel
This polyphenolic resin bonded wheel is specially designed to work in conjunction with Wolff Industries' Ookami Gold® Polishing Compound. The combination of the compound and the pliability of the wheel makes creating a cosmetically appealing, razor sharp edge quick and easy.
Ookami Gold® Sharpening Arm
The free-floating arm assembly attached to the Ookami Gold® Scissor Sharpening System allows you to make passes along the edge of your shear, and allows you to follow all manufacturers’ edge radiuses.
Ookmai Gold® Sharpening Clamp
The clamp that comes with your Ookmai Gold® Sharpening Unit will allow you to set a multitude of angles from 0 to over 55 degrees. This sharpening clamp will help you hold an exact angle throughout the process of sharpening your shear.
Sharpening on the Ookami Gold® Scissors Sharpening System
This video will show you how to sharpen on the Ookami Gold® scissors sharpening system.
Ookami Gold® Convexing Clamp Sharpening System Video
This video shows some tips and tricks on how to use the Ookami Gold® Convexing Clamp while sharpening on the Ookami Gold® Sharpening System.
Q. How hard is the Ookami Gold® to use?
A. With Wolff Industries' specially designed shears-lock clamp and arm assembly, sharpening a shear on the Ookami Gold® is easy. The clamp holds the shear at the proper angle and the arm keeps the shear aligned with each wheel throughout the sharpening process.
Q. How long do the wheels last?
A. The 800 Diamond sharpening wheel will last roughly 1 to 3 years depending on use. The polishing wheel will last about a year, maybe a little longer. These are rough estimates. The amount of pressure used when sharpening plays a big role in this.
Q. How many times can a shear be sharpened on the Ookami Gold®?
A. Most shears can be sharpened about one third of the way into each blade.
Q. How will I know when it’s time to change a wheel?
A. It is time to replace the diamond wheel when you can see the diamond coating has worn off the metal hub. The polishing wheel needs to be replaced when the outer edges become too flared, or when the glue gives out and a split forms in the middle of the wheel.