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03-23-2011, 04:05 PM
Yes or no?

Will it be hard to sharpen?
Cons and Pros please :)

Delbert Ealy
03-23-2011, 04:07 PM
Not hard to sharpen, its way too soft for a blade.

03-23-2011, 07:37 PM
I have only heard of a couple of applications for titanium knives. Explosive ordinance disposal guys use them because they are non-magnetic. Also weight-weenie backpackers carry them to save a few grams in their pack.

They are easy to sharpen but won't hold the edge. Titanium can be brittle too.