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Hunter Date of Construction: 2004-06

Blade Characteristics
   Steel Type: Damascus
   Composition  :  O1/L6/203E/WI
   Billet #  :  3-Sep
   Number of Layers: 500+
   Pattern: Random
   Etch: Medium
   Polish: Satin
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 5.311
      Max Thickness: 0.374
      Min Thickness: 0.253
Handle Characteristics
   Grip Material: African Blackwood
   Grip Type : Guard & pommel
   Fittings Material: Stainless Steel
   Fasteners: Pins only
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 5.159
      Max Thickness: 1.006
      Min Thickness: 0.774
      Max Height: 1.383
      Min Height: 1.248
Heat Treatment
   Austenization & Quenching
      Heat Source: Lava Pool
      Temperature (F): 1500
      Quench material: Salt Pot
      Quench temperature (F): 475
      Temperature (F): N/A
      Duration (hrs): N/A
      Repetitions: N/A

No sheath

Sanmai construction with an O1 core. Carbides are plainly visible as a starfield - hence the name 'Noctiluca' (google bioluminence)

n/a  =  not applicable