Cold Steel Laredo Bowie in O-1 Steel Fixed Blade Knife
The Laredo Bowie in O-1 is time-tested knives have been in our line-up for many years, and remain strong fan favorites. Popular with Military personnel and civilians alike, they are ideal for just about any mission. Made from O-1 High Carbon Steel, they are precision ground, heat treated and Mar Tempered in our state of the art factory to rival the strength, toughness, and edge retention of our famous Japanese swords!
O-1 High Carbon
O-1 is a high carbon, oil hardening tool steel. Popular with custom knife makers it is used both for stock removal and forged knives around the world. With the proper heat treatment it will take and hold a very fine edge while remaining very tough and durable. An ideal high carbon steel for tough edged weapons.