This pocket-sized knife sharpener is definitely for the outdoorsman. The initials OD stand for olive drab, which relates to the great outdoors. The sharpener is dishwasher safe, and you can clean it with soap and water. The ergonomic design of the large handle makes it a comfortable fit for your left or right hand.
Accu Sharp 008 OD Texas Black Knife Sharpener features sharpening blades made of diamond tungsten carbide, plus a full length finger guard for protection of your fingers. It can fit in your glove box, toolbox, hunting bag, or backpack. Craftsmen, sportsmen, and gardeners find this tool useful when it comes to sharpening pocket knives or garden tools. Another feature of this sharpener is reversible blades. Although the sharpener is made of the tungsten carbide which is one of the hardest materials known, they can become worn after you use them for several years. Therefore, Accusharp has designed this sharpener so that you can reverse the blade. It is a simple process of removing screws and switching the position of the sharpener. Illustrated instructions are provided along with the sharpener.
Customers rate this sharpener 4.6 out of 5 stars on Amazon. Most people said that it is an excellent value and highly recommend it. One customer was amazed at how sharp some of their older knives were after using this product. T-Time said this is probably the best you will get without having to use a stone. Robert G. Busch said he has a lot of sharpening tools so his expectation was not high for this one, but he was very pleased with the respectable edge he got on just about every knife.