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Knife Edge Angles

OS-Jason
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knife edge angleHere are some factory edge angles that I have measured. I'll add more as I measure them.

What is your edge geometry?

SOG Terminus XR CTS BDZ1 16°
Kershaw Amplitude 8Cr13MoV (3871) 12°
Spyderco Para 3 CPM-S30V 14°
Spyderco Paramilitary 2 CPM-S30V 14°
Spyderco Efficient 8Cr13MoV 18° (Uneven Edge Grind)
CRKT Pilar 8Cr13MoV 16°
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Re: Knife Edge Angles

OS-Jason
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The Spyderco CPM-S30V edge angles that I had in stock were both 14° as mentioned above but the Efficient had an edge angle of 18°. I wonder if it is because of the softer steel?

I wonder if they are hand finishing their blades or just machine finishing them?