Some are mild steel and some are carbon. I have also made some with forge welded carbon steel edges and even with pattern welded ones, but those are not in this photo. I have made these from pretty many kind of stocks, and it does not much matter if there is just enough of material.
Yleensä taon yhdestä kappaleesta, putken voi sitten joko ahjohitsata tai ihan vain takoa kiinni. Teräosaan voi sitten ahjohitsata hiiliteräsreunaa damaskointia tms. Jos haluaa Viimeisen päälle olevaa kärkeä.