Damacore® DC18N

Damacore® DC18N

Damasteel’s stainless Damascus patterned steel, Damacore® DC18N is a powder metallurgy-based steel with three different alloys.

The center, the core consists of N11X™, a high nitrogen steel with distinctive properties combining outstanding corrosion resistance with edge sharpness, wear resistance, strength and ductility.

The Damascus patterned outer layers consists of RWL34™ and PMC27™. They are both variants of martensitic stainless steel with a minimum of 13 percent chromium content. They have been proven very suitable as a knife material, for long cherished in Damasteel DS93X™ martensitic Damascus patterned steel.

The three alloys combined in Damasteel’s process gives the Damacore® DC18N unique and exceptional properties. This provides an ultimate blend of technology advanced knife available.


Grosserosen™, Hakkapella™, Hugin™, Odins Eye™, Rose™, Thor™ and Baldur™

1,5 / 2,0 / 2,5”
38 / 51 / 63,5 mm

1-2 foot
305-610 mm

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Patterns on Damacore®

Baldur on Damacore®

Hakkapella on Damacore®

Grosserosen on Damacore®

Hugin on Damacore®

Knives made by Brian Tighe.

Odins Eye on Damacore®

Rose on Damacore®

Thor on Damacore®

This is perhaps the best and cleanest material, especially with a pattern, that I have ever used.Frank Fisher about Damacore® DC18N