What is a Damascus Steel?
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Does Damascus Steel rust?
All forms of high-carbon Damascus steel are also prone to rust. (Rust is just red iron oxide.) Do not let this alarm you though;
it is still very simple to care for your Damascus steel. Because the main enemy is moisture plus time, the main rule is: don’t leave your blade wet for too long.
Is Damascus steel high maintenance?
Damascus blades will require more attention since the higher carbon metals that help create the pattern present a higher risk of corrosion.
We recommend cleaning the blade after it has come into contact with moisture and especially acidic materials like apples, steak, or fingers.
Is Damascus steel reliable?
All in all, Damascus steel is strong, durable, and makes good material for knives.