About Block knife Sharpener
Patent Number D778705
Block is our family last name our business started off as a Part time very small family business by my Grandpa Paul Block Sr and my Dad Paul Block Jr. They Live in Capac Michigan. This is where they started their business together in the early 70’s. They were the Original designers and Manufacturers of their knife sharpeners. They had sold lots of their knife sharpeners to local Butcher shops and Meat and vegetable processing shop. And lots more In local Gun and Knife shows, Car shows, Sport shows and Flea markets all over Michigan. Their original’s sharpeners sold on TV in Detroit area as the Easy knife Sharpener. Aka the Butcher Block sharpener and Slaughterhouse sharpener.
Paul Jr Block Teaching his Grandson. Justen Stimson. How to be a pitchmen like him. Imlay city Michigan state fair 2016
In 2004 Gram-pa Block pasted and Me Paul Block #3 and my wife Billie Jo took his work box he demonstrated with and his sharpeners to Spring hill Florida in the winter to make exert money and to help us pay for our trip. We ended up staying till 2018. In 2013 we renewed our sharpener with new look and patent, We add a thumb guide and guard with a softer over shot of rubber Aka. (Anti-slip grip) This not only made it safer and better looking. We also fooled with the coarseness of the honing rods. plus the honing rods angles and pressure points. Witch makes it easier than ever now to get shaving sharp . Me and Billie Jo Traveled around the southern states for 18 years selling our sharpeners in sport shows and gun and knife shows. We where known as Dixie's Finest Sharpener. In 2013 we where invited to be a special guest on the Cutlery knife show. Where we demonstrated our sharpeners and became known as the Pirates that made it to TV. WE now are the Hottest selling sharpener on their TV knife show every Friday night live at 9 on CCN cable and dish. As of 2018 we moved to Houghton lake Michigan to run our family business from our New home in the woods.