This is a serious, heavyweight and heavy-duty hand axe, with a head that weights 1.3 pounds (600 grams). This is the axe that you reach for when you have some serious chopping to do. The head is made from solid, durable Marttiini carbon steel, and will hold its edge while challenged with the most punishing camp or wilderness tasks. The solid ash handle is contoured to provide a firm grip, complete with a flared and hooked end knob and a rugged leather cord. The well crafted leather cover fits perfectly and snaps firmly together.
Here are the detailed measurements of this axe:
- Axe Length: 15 inches (38 cm)
- Axe Edge Length: 3.25 inches (8.3 cm)
- Axe Head Width: 5.25 inches (13.5 cm)
- Axe Head Thickness: 1.1 inches (2.8 cm)
- Axe Weight: 27.75 ounces (787 grams)
- Handle Circumference: 4 inches (10.25 cm)