Hand Tools

Subject:
Other side comment...

david weaver
...from oskar's question, the difference between XHP and something like a wonderful skinning knife made with 1095 is probably limited to the fact that XHP is stainless so you can be careless, relatively speaking.

Bill's noted that the skinner manages to take abrasive wear and always seems relatively dull when done, but unless someone is skinning 3 deer a day, that's not really a game changing thing (it's obviously not essential for wood, either, but it does seem to be the first option that's generally better than carbon steel without some compromise).

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