XH0815 1095HICARB 1/8 X1-1/2 X18
XH0815 1095HICARB 1/8 X1-1/2 X18

Price: $8.40

Stock Status:In Stock
item #: XH0815

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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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  5 of 5 people found the following review helpful:
4 of 5 XH0815 1095 Hi-Carbon Steel 1/8 x 1-1/2 x 18 August 25, 2011
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Largo, FL United States  
This metal was cut using a mechanical sheer. Some reviews complain about this but I see no problem with it. The metal has a slight bend to it, but anyone with two hands and a knee should be able to bend it flat. This is a good choice of metal for those starting out and need practice. Easy to scribe, easy to cut.

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