Knives made out high carbon stainless steel is hard, sharp and free from rusting. What gives these property of high carbon stainless steel knvies? In order to find out that we need to take a look the different metals in the alloy.
Carbon: A high carbon steel normally contains carbon from 0.20% to 1.50%. Carbon provides hardness to steel. Without carbon content iron cannot be harneded. However very high amount of carbon can result in excessive brittleness.
Chromium: Chromium is the key element which gives not only the rust prevention ability to stainless steel but also provies the ability to reatin sharp edges.
Best High Carbon Stainless Steel Knives for Sale
- Chef's Knife 40520
The Victorinox 40520 Chef’s knife is an 8-Inch multipurpose knife. The knife is made out of high carbon stainless steel alloy to ensure hard and sharp edges and the ability to prevent rust.
The blade cross-section is designed by keeping ease of use in mind and the handle is ergonomically designed.
- Gerber Bear Grylls Survival Series Ultimate Knife
The Gerber survival knives are very popular among adventure travelers and those love some action. The Gerber 31-000751 bear grylls survival series ultimate knife with sheath weights just 14.72 ounces.
This ultimate survival knife got built-in knife sharpening and fire starter tools.