Available: Carpenter’s Side Axe (#289)

This is a right handed axe although it was made so that the handle could be put in from the other side to  make it a left handed axe.  It is hand forged from mild steel with a high carbon steel bit forge welded in.  The handle is hickory with a linseed oil beeswax finish.  The bit is 3-3/4in. long, the axe is 4-1/3in. from bit to pol and is 16-1/2in long overall. Continue reading Available: Carpenter’s Side Axe (#289)

Available: Broad Axe (#305)

This is a broad hewing axe of a style used during our colonial period  till well into the nineteenth century.  The axe is handled for a right handed user but can be made left handed by inserting the handle from the other side.   It is hand forged from mild steel with a high carbon bit forge welded in.   The axe has a 10 in. bit and is 11 in. from bit to pol.  The overall length is 24″. Continue reading Available: Broad Axe (#305)

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