Hultafors Premium Classic Double Bit Axe
Beautiful and expertly balanced Double bit Axe from Hultafors of Sweden. Handforged High carbon Swedish steel head, with hand ground bevels and quality Hickory handle. Great woodworking and forest work axe in the old Scandinavian tradition, beautifully made in Sweden by the probably the Worlds oldest Axe maker (making since 1697).
Comes with leather blade covers.
Handle 29 1/2 inches, cutting edge is 6in tip to tip (not over curve) and edge to edge span is 10 inches, head weight is approx 2 1/2 LBs
MADE IN SWEDEN
Old English language had a great name for these axes, they called them 'Twibill' meaning Twin beaked or axe with Twin Bills.