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52100 forging steel is a high carbon, chromium containing low alloy steel that is through hardening and noted in particular for use as bearings. Applications. Principal applications are those for bearings in rotating machinery. Machinability. Machinability of 52100 alloy is good by conventional methods. 52100 makes an excellent knife as a monosteel.
It holds an edge relatively well and is easy to forge and sharpen in comparison to other blade steels