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DZ-5312-MW question

Discussion in 'Delta-Z Knives' started by Raptor, Dec 11, 2002.

  1. Raptor


    Aug 31, 2000
    Hi BarnZ,
    I just purchased a DZ-5312-MW direct from your site. I was wondering if you could tell me what steel is used in the blade of this particular knife?
    I noticed that you use 440-A in many of your knives. Would this also be the same for this one as well?


    --The Raptor--
  2. BarnZ


    Aug 2, 1999
    Your knife uses a high grade German Stainless steel with a hardness of 57-58 Rc. The nomenclature is on the blade "W.1.4116"

    We use the following steels in our line:

    440A (USA)
    440C (USA)
    AUS-8A (Japan)
    W1.4116 (Germany)
    12C27 (Sweden)
    Z60CDV14 (Sweden)
    T9MOV (France)
    Devin Thomas and Mike Norris damascus as well.
  3. Raptor


    Aug 31, 2000
    Thanks for the quick response and the answer too!!:)

    --The Raptor--

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