The Nebraska Blades CS-10 is the ideal clipper blade sharpening machine for in salon and portable sharpening. If you are using this clipper blade sharpener machine as a supplement to another business and will be sharpening a limited number of clipper blades, this small hone might be your best choice. It is small, but it sharpens as well as the larger clipper hone. It is a true hollow ground clipper blade sharpener. The small size (11 square) with high walls and detachable lid makes it clean and easy to bring in and take out of the salon or sharpen at a trade show.
It is constructed with 14-gauge steel housing, a single speed fan cooled thermally protected 115V 2.4 amp motor. This machine comes with a 10" Micro-Serrated double-sided aluminum plate, which turns at 1050 RPM, giving it plenty of power & speed for sharpening A5 blades, trimmer blades and the vibrating-type clipper blades used in the barber/beauty industry. Weighing 20 pounds and measuring 11" x 11" x 7.5", allows for easy transportation. In the barber/beauty trade, you will find more shears than clipper blades, but you hate to turn down work. With the CS-10 Little Red you can have the machine with you to sharpen those blades as well. If you focus on groomers & veterinarians, you will get more blades than shears. One groomer could give you as many as 20 blades to sharpen. So if you plan to focus heavily on the grooming industry, you can do the work on this machine, however, you may want consider the CS-101-2000, as it is twice as fast. The CS-10 is available with a 220V motor upon request at no additional cost.