Hand Forged using the folded method which consists of folding a 12" flat piece of mild steel over to create the eye for the handle, and forge welding a piece of high carbon steel between the two ends. The axe head is heat treated to create great balance of edge retention and toughness. Comes with a 14" hickory handle securly fitted with poplar and steel wedges.
1.25 lb Hatchet
This is made of carbon steel, and the nature of this ancient material is that it is liable to rust in wet environments. If exposed to moisture, hand dry before storing. For added protection, ad a thin coat of oil to protect from high humidity and moisture. If rust appears, simply wire brush it clean, and apply a thin coat of oil.
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