XH0620 1095 Hi-Carbon Steel 3/32" x 2" x 18"
XH0620     1095 Hi-Carbon Steel 3/32" x 2" x 18"


 
Price: $6.95

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Our 1095 is cold rolled and annealed with a bright finish. This material is perfect for forging, blades, tools and other parts. Very easy to work.
HEAT TREATMENT Bring to 1450°-1475°F, then quench immediately, holding at a noncrucial point such as the back of the blade or handle area. Temper between 400°-600°F, depending upon the desired hardness.
Typical chemistry C .90/1.04, Mn .60/.90.

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good starter May 3, 2011
Reviewer: hammerfist Forge from Gladewater, Texas  
this is a pretty good metal for starting out on knifemaking. it's cheap, nothing fancy. use this as a starter metal.

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