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Hard Felt, Contoured Wheel for Honing

My sharpening skills are improving (constantly I hope) with diamond stones but still getting that final, honed edge is escaping me.  I see that Lee Valley has a 6", contoured felt wheel for this and wonder if anyone's used it?  I've made various slips to fit gouges but not satisfied with my results.  I'd use it only on a slow speed grinder and reverse the direction.  I've taken a class where a paper wheel was used this way with some success.  Any advice appreciated -- John