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M4 Information & Composition

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A particle metallurgy carbon steel made by several manufacturers.

This steel gets very sharp. Its edge holding is excellent. If you use M4 to make a knife do most of your finishing before heat treating because it is very hard to finish after.

I think M4 has gotten much more popular since it has been used in cutting competitions.

Vanadis 4 Extra is shown in the table above for comparison purposes.

Heat Treating Information:

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Pacific Metallurgical
Peters Heat Treating

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