Blade materials are those used to make the blade of a knife or other simple
edged hand tool or .... In order to be hardenable, knife steel can contain limited
chromium and very little nickel. So, ev...
Jul 24, 2015 ... At the end of the day, edge geometry, and not blade steel, is the most significant
..... Just wondering where VG 1 would fit in your comparison?
May 5, 2015 ... Dozens of types of steel are used to create knife blades. Which one is right for
you? We look at ten common steels used by popular knife brands ...
This resource is designed to help you understand types of steel. We will explain
what steels should be used for what purposes.
Jun 24, 2013 ... Blade steel is the heart of any good knife, and yet for a lot of folks, wading ...
stainless steels can't hold an edge very much at all by comparison.
MidwayUSA's collection of Knife Steel & Handle Material information put into an
This is a comparison chart that compares the toughness, wear resistance and
corrosion resistance of 8 grades of steel suitable for knifemaking. The grades ...
Knife Steels. When I review knives the kind of steel is very important. First of all, I
..... I understand that VG-10 also makes a good point of comparison. VG-1 has a ...
Every knife will serve you well if you (1) understand its limitations, (2) use the
blade according to its primary strengths, and (3) do not abuse the.
If nothing else is present, the steel is referred to as plain carbon steel. Steels
used for knife blades are enhanced with additional elements and are called alloy