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SAE 1085 High Carbon Steel

SAE 1085 High Carbon Steel, has carbon as the main alloying element within its chemical composition. It also contains up to 0.4% silicon and 1.2% manganese. In addition, the residual elements such as copper, molybdenum, aluminium, chromium and nickel are present in this steel.

Ideal for forging & making of Damascus. Can be combined with 15N20.

AVAILABLE IN: 1,6mm, 3mm, 4mm and 8mm

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HEAT TREATMENT OF 1085

Normalising Cycle:

843°C, Hold for 10 minutes and then cool in still air to black and magnetic.

Grain Refinement Cycle:

785°C, Hold for 10 minutes and then cool in still air to black and magnetic.

Annealing Cycle:

741°C, Hold for 30 minutes and then slow cool in furnace, ash or vermiculite.

Hardening:

800°C, Hold for 10 minutes

Quench in PQ11 fast oil

Tempering:

175 – 200°C

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1,6mm x 50mm x 1 meter, 3mm x 50mm x 1,2 meter, 3mm x 50 x 1 meter, 4mm x 50mm x 1 meter, 4mm x 50mm x 1,2 meter, 5mm x 50mm x 1 meter, 8mm x 50mm x 1 meter