Blade materials are those used to make the blade of a knife or other simple
edged hand tool or .... Stainless steel is a popular class of material for knife
blades because it resists corrosion and i...
Oct 3, 2016 ... Check out our essential guide to knife steel as we discuss the most ... Close
comparison to 440A steel with a higher carbon to chromium ratio ...
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?
This resource is designed to help you understand types of steel. We will explain
what steels should be used for what purposes.
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
The largest, most comperhensive, interactive, knife steel composition chart, with
981 steel alloy compositions, and 6374 names. Steel comparison graphs ...
Compare and analyze with 981 steel alloy compositions, and 6374 names using
the graph builder.
When I review knives the kind of steel is very important. First of all, I usually ..... I
understand that VG-10 also makes a good point of comparison. VG-1 has a ...
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.
Jul 19, 2011 ... It can be difficult to keep track of all the types of steel used in knives. This year
there are a lot of new knives with steel types that many people ...