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Discussion in 'Knives' started by daveyburt, Nov 17, 2018.
dang...he impressed the shit outta me!
and made a real cool little thwacker.
How soft is that metal to be able to do that?
Wow that was fantastic!
Rey nice shop as well.
he marked it 01 tool steel - as a base. i'm assuming it's ~1095
High Speed Steel | Tool Steel | O1 | O1 Technical Data
A2 and D2 are similar but different in how they're initially 'cooled'
Tool steel - Wikipedia
i believe final hardness level comes from heat treat.
O1 is a high carbon tool steel. Used in lots of knives. Goods stuff here. Overkill thick!
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