High-Carbon Chrome Vanadium, also known as 80CrV2, is outstandingly tough steel for knifemaking.
It has good wear resistance and a hardening capability of 57-58 HRC. This steel is extremely tough with great edge retention.
80CrV2 makes excellent steel for hunting knives, tactical knives, or everyday designs.
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C .75-.85 Si < .15-.35 Mn < .30-.50 P < .025 S < .025 Cr .40-.60 Ni <.40 Mo <.10 Other v .15-.25