Steel - 1084
|C (Carbon)||Mn (Manganese)||P (Phosphorus) (Max)||S (Sulfur) (Max)|
1084 is an excellent steel for the beginner to pattern welding as well as for the advanced ‘smith. It is easy to heat treat even in a simply equipped shop, and forges very well. Additionally, due to the high Manganese content, it will take on a very dark finish in etching.
1084 works well in pattern welding with: