AEB-L is a proprietary steel made by Uddeholm. 13c26 is the same formulation, made by Sandvik.
CPD, thank you. How do you find the blade shape (width, position of the tip, and so on)? I am asking since Heji is shaped slightly differently that most
I only have smaller Carter (funayuki, 167mm blade) which is very thin. If the bigger Carter knives are made with the same philosophy, than se two knives
If the pending purchase falls through I'd like to buy it. My wife has decided to claim the one I already have.
Thanks for the great effort. I am not fussed about the delayed gratification. It will make a pleasant Christmas surprise when it arrives