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YK-30 steel?

Discussion in 'General Knife Discussion' started by heavyfoldersarebest, Jul 21, 2013.

  1. heavyfoldersarebest


    Nov 8, 2012
    Anyone know how good this steel is and what other more common steels its similar to? Interested in the CRKT Hisshou.
  2. The Mastiff

    The Mastiff

    Apr 21, 2006
    It's sort of the equivalent of AISI O-2. It should be a good steel. It's considered an alloy steel , oil hardening, cold work ( meaning not a high speed steel). Pretty close to 1095 in wear resistance.

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