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Grades of Knife steel !

Discussion in 'The Cutting Edge' started by "Cold Dead Hands" !, May 12, 2010.

  1. "Cold Dead Hands" !

    "Cold Dead Hands" !

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  2. George Tichbourne

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    Good starting point when discussing blade steels....There are about 40 different types active in the market place currently so sorting them out is difficult.

    The real trick is hitting the balance point between edge retention, corrosion resistance, toughness, machineability, and cost.

    George