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Shimmer
05-10-2011, 08:00 PM
Can anyone tell me what the following terms mean and how they differ in terms of damascus knife forging?

Sekisou-ko and Hi-zukuri

DrNaka
05-11-2011, 11:10 AM
Can anyone tell me what the following terms mean and how they differ in terms of damascus knife forging?

Sekisou-ko and Hi-zukuri

Sekisou-ko = Laminated steel

Hi-zukuri = (fire made) Hot forging

Lefty
05-11-2011, 11:43 AM
Yeah...I swear I was going to say that too :p

Shimmer
05-11-2011, 01:48 PM
Sekisou-ko = Laminated steel

Hi-zukuri = (fire made) Hot forging


Can you give a quick synopsis of how these processes differ?

DrNaka
05-12-2011, 07:42 AM
Can you give a quick synopsis of how these processes differ?

???

Sekisou-ko = Laminated steel
is not a process.

???

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