San Mai Bar Stock w/ 1095 High Carbon Core Billet Hand Forged For Sale
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San Mai Bar Stock w/ 1095 High Carbon Core Billet Hand Forged:
San Mai Bar Stock with 1095 High Carbon Core and Mild Steel Cladding
This listing is for a 3 layer San Mai billet of steel, hand forged by Bladesmith John Glueck.
The core of this billet is 1095 High Carbon, a pure high carbon steel, and the most widely used by professional Bladesmiths. Able to achieve hardness above 65 HRC, 1095 can be hardened to keep an extreme edge. The San Mai construction of the billet has paired this durable and versatile pure High Carbon Steel, to a mild outer jacket, giving the steel incredible durability.
This billet was forged by hand, by Bladesmith John Glueck at his forge located in Sacramento, California. Known for making some of the finest knives and razors in the world, this billet is the perfect example of the type of steel that John uses to craft his world class blades.
The billet is shipped fully annealed and can be ground as is, or forged.
Heat Treat Instructions will be given with the billet.
** This listing is for a San Mai steel bar and NOT a
finished lade **