These premium drop-forged, carbon steel Traditional Solingen Neck Knife Blades, 2-1/3" are made in Solingen and feature integral guards and pre-drilled scale
tangs for easy installation of grips. Precision ground and polished, they are hardened and tempered for long wear and easy sharpening. 5-1/4" overall.
ABOUT THE STEEL: Solingen Carbon Steel (5431-***-***)
These blades are from several different drop forgers and many are old stock from manufacturers who are no longer in business. Therefore, we only know that they are produced from high carbon steel with typical German quality controls. They normally test between Rockwell 57 and 58.
Details about the steel used in all Crazy Crow Trading Post knife blades.