XH1215 1095 Hi-Carbon Steel 3/16" x 1-1/2" x 18"
XH1215     1095 Hi-Carbon Steel 3/16" x 1-1/2" x 18"

Price: $8.95

Stock Status:In Stock
item #: XH1215

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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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Excellent all purpose knife steel May 23, 2011
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Quinton, VA  
This steel is very high quality, easy to grind, and easy to heat treat. It's a great all-around knife steel. I use it for most of my wilderness blades.

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