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Cold Steel has its manufacturer in India !!!

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Re: Cold Steel has its manufacturer in India !!!

Postby pistolero » Mon Oct 08, 2018 2:25 pm

Hi,

I agree D2 is good, I will be getting some sword blades forged, and Im not so sure about using D2 for longer blades. But for knives, I think D2 is great. I have a Kukri & Bowie forged from D2.

Im going with 1075 steel for the swords.

Do you have any experience with 1075?

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Re: Cold Steel has its manufacturer in India !!!

Postby abhrankash » Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:59 pm

Yes you can go for this 1075 for the longer blade but incase of D2 its little hard to forged for a longer size and in the case of D2 you need to have the vacuum furnace but in case of 1075 oil quenching will be sufficient.


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