Originally Posted by alf
I looked up Batalean's marketing blurb and they claim the edges are made of "Titanal", which is a rather funny word. Presumably they've added something to the titanium in order to trade tensile strength for hardness.
Seems like it would make sense doesn't it. I thought the same thing for years, come to find out there is no Titanium in "Titanal", it's just a type of aluminum.