All products are made and ready to ship! Custom Hand Made Forged Damascus Steel Hunting Knife Fixed Blade Camp Style Handle With Leather Sheath Full Tang Blade Detail HANDMADE STEEL DAMASCUS HUNTING KNIFE - Blade is Hand Forged with 1095 & 4340 High and Low Carbon Steel with over 350 Layers. These two alloys are folded together many times, then dipped in Ferric Chloride which eats away at the different metals at different rates showing the Damascus pattern. This is genuine folded steel, not laser printed. Scores a 59 HRC on the Rockwell Scale - This metal is tough and ready for work. Creating Damascus steel is still unknown to this day. The process has been lost for the past 500 years.