High Quality 01 Ground Flat Stock Tool Steel
What you will receive is 1 length of steel measuring –
This is a high-quality grade of steel, not to be confused with cheap Indian imports.
It has been through a stress relieving process so it is in its annealed state, it has good properties and is good to work with.
I use this steel myself for knife making and have ensured I have sourced the highest possible quality so I can produce the best quality blade.
Ground flat stock, also known as Gauge Plate or 01 High Carbon Tool Steel is an oil hardening carbon manganese steel, possessing excellent dimensional stability during the heat treatment process.
This steel is produced in European rolling mills to conform with
BS 4659 BO1, A.I.S.I. 0-1 and Werkstoff Nr 1.2510 specifications and standards.
The typical chemical composition is as follows: –
Carbon 0.95%Manganese 1.25%
Sulphur & Phos 0.035% maximum