This high-quality cowhide leather strop is the ideal companion for your straight razor. In order to maintain their extremely keen edge, straight razors must be stropped before each use. This re-aligns the incredibly thin 'fin' at the edge of the blade that gives the straight razor its legendary sharpness. In effect, stropping a straight razor gives you a new edge for each shave. It features nickel-plated swivel hanging hook and D-type handles. This is a once piece strop and has amazing feedback, all you need to maintain your razor.