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I am not sure if this is correct place to ask, but enyhow I am going to buy a lot of SS2230/50CrV4 grade steel, but issue is is it good enough for gardening tools and also for making some blacksmith tools like hot cutters etc. I checked quite many sources and still can't figure out... Bladesmith charts says used for large knives but thats all I can get that says its good for something. Its tool graded steel with about 0,5 C amoungst some other propeties. I thank you all for answers in advance
G'day Mate! I have been browsing this forum for a couple of days and totally respect you guys and have become somewhat fascinated by what you guys do! I am a junior engineer from Australia really keen to learn a bit about high strength and ultra high strength steel grades from the experts who use this stuff on a day to day basis! I have really limited knowledge of metallurgy and steel grades as it was only taught in a couple of subjects at uni and really need to know much more than I do to hold a conversation with a tool maker without sounding like an idiot. Is anyone aware of allo