Damascus steel stack (6 x 1075 / 5 x 15N20 layers) 100mm long


Damascus steel stack

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Want a head start on your next Damascus / pattern welded steel project?

We are now producing pre-cut stacks of 1075 / 15n20 that are perfect for hand hammering a Damascus billet out. Watch Dave’s beginners video showing the basic process for working with these stacks if you are thinking of producing your first pattern welded blade. layla haddad knife           Blade by Leila Haddad, find out more about Leila HERE

Recommended Working Sequence For 15N20 + 1075

Forging:  to 2150 °F (1175 °C). Do not forge below 1500 °F (815 °C)

Normalizing: Heat to 1600 °F (870 °C). Cool in still air. Follow up with further refinement cycles.

Annealing: Heat to 1500 °F (815 °C). Furnace cool to 1200 °F (650 °C) at a rate not exceeding 50 °F (28 °C) per hour.

Grinding or Machining

Hardening: Austenitize- Heat to no higher than 1500 °F (815 °C). Quench in G-Quench or equivalent oil.

Tempering:  As-quenched hardness of approximately 65 HRC. Hardness can be adjusted downward by proper tempering max 392°F (200 °C)

Additional information

Weight 0.87 kg
Dimensions 10 × 4 × 3 cm


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