We buy this in 48" lengths and sell it in 12", 24", 36" and 48" lengths.
If you buy 1ea, you will get a stick 12" long by the width and thickness shown.
If you buy 2, you will get a bar that is 24" in legnth.
If you buy 3, you will get a bar that is 36" in legnth.
If you buy 4, you will get a bar that is 48" in length.
**If you buy 2 or 3 and want 12" length pieces, please specify in the comments section that you would like them cut into 12" pieces.
**Advertised price is for 1qty 12" pieceW2 is a water-quenching steel that produces an excellent hamon. Many swords and larger blades are made using W2. This steel is malleable and easy to work with and forge.