Care of Custom Damascus Knives
The custom damascus knives we carry are a high carbon steel knife and as such require the knife to be kept oiled with a basic 3 in 1 oil to prevent rust. It is also advisable to not store your damascus knives in their leather sheaths for long periods of time as the leather does absorb moisture.
Always clean your damascus blade after using with oil or wax.
The custom damascus knives are shipped sharpened, so be careful as they may be sharper than you are used to.
Our Damascus blades are made from high quality non-stainless steels which rival or exceed any Damascus blade made from the 10 series with 15N20. Our Damascus combination has taken years to perfect and has been tested under a variety of application which will offer professional performance in categories of toughness, strength (lateral stress) and edge honing and holding ability. In a 5 spot Rockwell test our damascus knife blades will average near or close to 58 which offers a perfect balances between its toughness and strength.