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Tanto Date of Construction: 2008-02

Blade Characteristics
   Steel Type: Damascus
   Composition  :  O1/L6
   Billet #  :  7-Aug
   Number of Layers: ~100
   Pattern: Twist
   Etch: Medium
   Polish: 600-1200
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 7.75
      Max Thickness: 0.13
      Min Thickness: 0.087
Handle Characteristics
   Grip Material: Walnut
   Grip Type : Guard & pommel
   Fittings Material: Sterling Silver
   Fasteners: Bolts-SS flowers
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 5.25
      Max Thickness: 1.377
      Min Thickness: 1.168
      Max Height: 0.823
      Min Height: 0.677
Heat Treatment
   Austenization & Quenching
      Heat Source: Lava Pot
      Temperature (F): 1500
      Quench material: Salt Pot
      Quench temperature (F): 475
      Temperature (F): N/A
      Duration (hrs): N/A
      Repetitions: N/A

Full sheath provided

cast silver with lion's head pommel, namban breakdown style

n/a  =  not applicable