How to Polish Your Knife

Posted by Flitz International on 20th Nov 2018

How to Polish Your Knife

The Best Way to Polish Your Knife

Proper storage, blade sharpness, and routine maintenance are all very important when it comes to prolonging the life of your knife. We touch on all three of these subjects in a previous blog, How To: Extend the Life of Your Knife. We want to expand upon how to properly maintain your knife with the Flitz Knife Restoration Kit:

Flitz Liquid Polish

Shop Flitz Liquid Polish

One product—Many uses. Stainless Steel, Brass, Copper, Titanium, Plastic, Fiberglass, Clear Coated finishes & more. Flitz Liquid Polish provides toughness and durable protection, as well as being non-abrasive, non-toxic, and nonflammable. Flitz Polish provides protection up to 6 months in fresh water, and up to 3 months in salt water environments. When polishing your knife, apply a small amount directly on your knife, work in with your finger, and use our polishing cloth to buff and remove any excess polish from your knife. No wait time needed. Simply apply and buff away.

Flitz Thick & Thirsty Microfiber Polishing Cloth

Shop Microfiber Polishing Cloth

Clean everywhere and any surface faster, easier, and cheaper with our Microfiber Polishing Cloth made with Starfiber® Microfiber technology. This cloth works better than any other cloth on the market today -- with or without chemicals. Use this cloth to finish up your polishing job by buffing and removing excess polish from your knife.

Dia-Sharp Diamond Sharpener | 
Safariland / Break Free Lubrication Oil (CLP)

Learn More About the Knife Restoration KitThe Dia-Sharp® 4 continuous diamond sharpening stone delivers full-size sharpening while maximizing work and storage space. Perfectly suited for small contact area and pointed tools. Sharpening with diamonds is fast and easy. Sharpen dry or with water.

Break-Free CLP has a special cleaning action that breaks loose dirt and corrosion that can damage metal. The special penetrating formula displaces trapped grit and frees sticky, rusted, or corroded mechanisms. The proprietary formula contains multiple ingredients including specially treated PTFE for improved boundary film strength that reduces friction, retards wear, and stops build-up of foreign matter. Break-Free CLP provides a long-lasting protective coating that shields all metals from rust and corrosion.

Knife Restoration Kit

Do you have everything you need to keep your knife polished?

We recommend the Flitz Knife Restoration Kit to

improve your maintenance routine.

Click here to check out our knife care products!