San Mai Billets from Oblivion Blades, Made in Australia
These are made to be forged and are as such not flat as monosteel bar stock.
The billets are made by Jerarmie Heywood from Oblivion Blades and consist of Hitachi Blue 2 steel as cutting edge in the middle with pure nickel and 1020 forge welded to the sides of the Blue 2
This creates a stunning looking blade when ground and etched.
As each is hand made they are different in size but weight is about the same, roughly 600-640 grams.
The size is from 400-500 in length, from 50-65 in width and 3-4.5 mm in thickness ( +/-10%) to be forged to final shape or thickness.
Jerarmie has made a name for himself with custom billets of Japanese clad steels