Blade Steel Information & Composition
A very good stainless steel. S30v has become the industry standard for high end production knives due to its toughness and edge holding. S30v is an excellent choice for a tough corrosion resistant knife that will see hard use. S30V has very specific heat treat requirements but when done correctly is hard to beat. CPMS30V is not recommended for forging.
S35VN is shown in the table above for comparison purposes.
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