Swords of Damascus : The sharpest Swords in The world
When the Crusades, European armies were struck by the sword, which is owned by Arab and Persian troops.
Sword they easily penetrate armor crusader forces, even able to divide the shield.
This is the Sword of Damascus, made of steel which is treated with a special technique so that the surface can have a very strong and sharp.
Sword-making techniques are so secret that only a few families in Damascus smiths who master it, this is also why the technique of making Damascus steel eventually became extinct.
Until now the most advanced metallurgical technology was not yet able to make a sword sharper than the Sword Damascus.
Sword of Damascus is the most sharp swords in the world, more sharply than the Japanese Katana and Keris Indonesia.
In addition to strong, Damascus steel is also very flexible so really perfect to be used as swords or knives.
This sword can cut silk dropped upon it, is also capable of splitting other swords or rocks without sustaining any damage at all.
A microscopic study found that the sword has turned out to have some sort of glass surface layer.
It could be said of Muslim scientists in the Middle East has reached nano technology since a thousand years ago.
Some experts claim to have successfully created a modern metallurgy of steel which is very similar to Damascus steel, yet still have not managed to replicate 100%.
Damascus Sword-making techniques including one of Islam knowledge lost.
Sword, Spear, and the remaining Damascus Knives are now scattered in various Museums around the world.