Wicked Edge Generation 3 Pro Sharpener (USA)
Made in the USA, the Generation 3 Pro Sharpener is our premier sharpener and definite must if you are sharpening a large volume of knives, run a sharpening service or want a sharpener with the simplest set up and the newest hardware. It is feature rich and makes sharpening, touch-ups and repairs a quick and easy task for any user.
The one-step angle adjustment, ranging from 14 to 27 degrees, allows the user to change the sharpening angle simultaneously on both sides of the knife which makes the process of sharpening a knife with the Generation 3 Pro model faster and simpler than our other consumer models.
The free-floating, Cam-Lock Vise Jaw design allows for one handed, secure clamping of knives including fully flat ground blades and it features a tension adjustment which lets the user choose the appropriate tension for varying thicknesses of knives. The maximum blade thickness accepted by the Generation 3 Pro is 3/16” but jaws for 1/4” thick blades are available for this model. A self-centering vise jaw helps create a symmetrical angle on both sides of your knife while you sharpen.
Mounted on a sturdy base that includes storage shelves for 6 of your most used abrasive handles, The Generation 3 Pro Sharpener provides a great platform for stationary, at home use or in the professional work space. The sharpener comes with a hard, waterproof, shock resistant case for storage and transport of the sharpener with a variety of accessories.
- Made in the USA
- Sharpens a wide assortment of knives
- Generation 3 Cam-Lock Vise - one-step knife clamping requires no additional tools to operate
- Rapid Angle Adjustment Mechanism - angle is changed on both sides of the sharpener simultaneously with the pull of a lever
- Fastest and easiest to use of any Wicked Edge sharpener
- Includes hard carrying case with custom foam insert
- Includes Coarse 100 Grit / Medium Coarse 200 Grit Diamond Stones Pack
- Includes Medium Fine 400 Grit / Fine 600 Grit Diamond Stones Pack
- Includes Extra Fine 800 Grit / Ultra Fine 1000 Grit Diamond Stones Pack
- Can sharpen blades up to 15" long
- Angle Range: 13.5 to 27.5 Degrees (27 to 55 degrees inclusive)
- Main angle adjustment in 0.50 degree increments, and micro-angle adjustment in 0.05 degree increments
- Sharpener's angle markings are calibrated for knife's edge at 5/8" over top of vise
- Minimum knife height for stones to clear vise at lowest angle is 5/8" over top of vise. Low Angle Adapter (sold separately) required to reach low angles on smaller knives
- Max Clamping Width: 3/16" *Attachment for 1/4" Blades is available
- Guide Rod Length: 8"
- Case Inside Dimensions: 18.25" x 13" x 6.5"
- Case Outside Dimensions: 19.75" x 16" x 7.5"
- Product Weight: 26 LBS
The Generation 3 Pro is compatible with the following items:
- All Wicked Edge sharpening stones and strops
- Low Angle Adapter
- Generation 3 Jaws for 1/4" Blades
- Scissor Attachment
- Chisel Attachment
- Optional Shelf for Generation 3 Pro Sharpener
- Advanced Alignment Guide
- Safety Shields
- 10" and 12" Guide Rods
- Depth Key
The Generation 3 Pro is not compatible with the following items:
- Vise Key
- Hard Carrying Case
- Hard Carrying Case with Wheels and Retractable Handle
- Granite and Aluminum Bases
- Hardware Upgrade Kits
Note: Upgrade kits are not needed. The Generation 3 Pro includes fully upgraded hardware