Over 250 Layers, 15N20 & 1095 Damascus Mixture of steel and high, low Carbon and HRC approximately 50 to 60. The knife blade is 100% hand forged and is the results of hours of work. The Damascus steel used for this knife was created by forge welding multiple layers of 15N20 & 1095 steel into a solid billet.
Excellent heat treatment to blade/ oil quenched. Our craftsman use heat treatment and oil quenching to create a perfect blade. The billet of the blade is forged, welded and hand hammered several times and dipped in the motel salt to get the unique patterns.
Design and quality:
This marvelous knife is very impressive due to its excellent design & detail. We take great pride when designing our knives. The knife is well balanced and has an excellent grip, creating a natural weight and feel when held. Our craftsman put extra work in each knife by carefully designing, carving and hand making it into a breathtaking work of art.
Handle is approx. 5" light blonde grained wood with three brass pins and stainless hilt, while the blade is approx. 3.75." , the layers make a beautiful pattern on the blade. This is a hand made knife that is unique even to others using the same basic pattern. Nice tooling on the back of the blade and a hand made leather sheath.
The quality of work is incredible. This is truly a gorgeous knife and quality product.