Patent Number D778705
Block is our Family name, Our Knife sharpener history started off as a Part time business by my Grandpa Paul Block Sir with my Dad Paul Block Jr. from Capac Michigan. This is where they started their business in the early 70’s. They were the Manufacturers. They had sold lots of knife sharpeners to local Butcher shops and vegetable processing farms then later in the 80'd Gun and Knife shows, Car shows, Sport shows and Flea markets all over Michigan. Original’s sharpeners sold in Michigan as the Easy knife Sharpener. Aka. Butcher Block sharpeners.
Paul Jr. Block Teaching his Grandson. Justen Stimson. How to be a pitchmen. Imlay city Michigan state fair 2016
In 2004 Gram-pa Block pasted away. Me Paul-R- Block. with my wife Billie Jo Walker took Gram-pa's Block's sharpeners to Florida to make exert money while wife visits her family. (We staying over 12 years.) 2013 we re-patent our original sharpeners design buy adding a new look. We add a thumb grip with a new softer over shot. Aka. (Anti-slip grip) This made sharpener much safer to use and much easer to use. In 2014 we got invited to be a special guest on the Cutlery knife show. I demonstrated our Knife sharpeners and became the Pirate that stole the show. We became the Hottest selling knife sharpener on Cutlery Corner TV knife show every Friday night. You can learn more about Block's Knife sharpener history ( https://theblocksharpener.com/the-block-sharpener/about-us