Axes & Hawks

 

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Virginia Axe
The original of this axe was found 70 years ago in a 1750's fortified house in Virginia. The head without the handle is 1 pound. It is cast from 6150 steel and is heat treated. The cutting edge has been forged a little to flare the cutting edge. The hickory handle has been stained and finished. Measurements: Cutting edge is 3", head is 6" long, hammer poll is 1" square. Handle is 16" including the head which is 1" at the 'ears'. Very high quality. Made in USA.

$60

   

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Belt Axe

This axe is styled after an original found on the site of Ft. Meigs which was built during the War of 1812 in North West Ohio. It is typical of late 18th and early 19th century belt axes. The straight grained hickory handle comes installed, stained and finished. Head measures 4" front to back with a 2" wide cutting edge. Being so flat it works well in a sheath attached to the back of a hunting bag. Nice little butchering or kindling axe.

Made in USA.

 Weighs 1 lb.

$45

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Hammer Poll Axe

This is styled after the 18th century British issue camp axe but a little lighter weight. It has a hammer poll on the back of the eye. The eye is made by folding the material around then forge welding it back to the blade. Measures 7" front to back with a 2" cutting edge. The handle is hickory and is 19" long. The head is imported but well made. Good size and weight for throwing as well as camp use. Nice quality for the price.

Weighs 1 lb. 10 oz.

$38

1 in stock

 

Extra Hickory Handle $6.00    

 

 

 

Trapper Axe

 

This ideal size hatchet features a 3-1/2" edge for cutting light firewood and a hammer pole head for driving tent stakes. Hand forged iron, with a forge welded, steel bit, this makes a great all around hatchet for trekking or longer term camp use and can even be thrown. The head is imported but well made. Handle is hickory and is about 18" long.

Weighs 1 lb.

$28

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Extra Hickory Handle $6.00