In the metallurgy world, experts love spending hours debating what constitutes real Damascus steel, where it came from and how it originated. Regardless of what the experts say, you can trust the quality of Damascus steel from Jantz Supply. Our Damascus steel billets are made of 13 layers of high-nickel alloy steels (5160, 203E and 52100) folded over five times before being etched with ferric chloride. Knifemakers and knife collectors buy Damascus steel because of the distinctive appeal its inimitable bands and stripes give it. Jantz Supply’s selection of Damascus steel includes Damasteel for knifemaking as well as stainless and tri-color varieties of this coveted metal. Check out our selection, and you’re sure to find the Damascus steel that fits your knifemaking vision.