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Full Tang-straight pt Date of Construction: 2010-07

Blade Characteristics
   Steel Type: Damascus
   Composition  :  O1/L6/203E
   Billet #  :  3/12/2010
   Number of Layers: 88
   Pattern: Twist
   Etch: Medium
   Polish: 600-1200
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 3.45
      Max Thickness: 0.123
      Min Thickness: 0.072
Handle Characteristics
   Grip Material: Winge
   Grip Type : Bolster & pommel
   Fittings Material: Mokume (copper & cupric-nickel)
   Fasteners: Pins only
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 4.1
      Max Thickness: 0.92
      Min Thickness: 0.725
      Max Height: 0.868
      Min Height: 0.56
Heat Treatment
   Austenization & Quenching
      Heat Source: Lava Pot
      Temperature (F): 1500
      Quench material: Salt Pot
      Quench temperature (F): 475
      Temperature (F): N/A
      Duration (hrs): N/A
      Repetitions: N/A

Full sheath provided

Tiger stripes with mokume guard and pommel are fused quarters. Pommel is slitted and silver brazed. Blade is made of 3 bars of twisted steel (CW,CCW,CW)

n/a  =  not applicable