This handmade knife is a replica of several early medieval and medieval originals. Knives like this were used well into the 15th century. The knife has an ash wood grip. The blade is made of 1095 carbon steel with a hardness of approximately 56 HRC.
Material: 176 layers of AISI 1095 and AISI 4340 steel
Hardness: 56-58 HRC
Length 31 cm
Blade length: 19 cm
Max. Blade width 3 cm
Blade thickness at the back: 6 mm
Transport weight (gram): 900 *
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This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
Prevent rust and corrosion by oiling your weapons regularly. Remove rust easily with black sandpaper. Remove burrs with a whetstone. Make sure you have removed all burrs before using a battle-ready weapon, as they can cause wounds.
The original method of making Damascus steel from Wootz steel was lost in the modern era. Nowadays, the name Damascus steel is used as a generic term for pattern welded / laminated or melted steel made out of two or more different steel types.