Black Forest Heavey Weight Woodworker

Sale price Price £75.00 Regular price

The Black Forest Heavyweight Woodworker is a cutting axe with a traditional wide-bit German woodworker blade and is ideal for heavy cutting and felling, as well as being capable of splittting tasks. This sharp, slim, wide-bit woodworker head will outperform most American pattern felling axes at cutting tasks.

Blade Width:140mm | Head Weight:1600g | Gross Weight:2200g |Handle:80cm

Note: Image shows axe with metal overstrike handle protector. The handle protector does not come as standard with this axe.

• C45 high grade carbon steel 
• Open die drop forged by hand, heat treated, and oil-hardened 
• Approximately 53-56HRC (Rockwell) 
• Hand ground and sharpened bit / blade 
• Stamped with 'Helko' crown mark

• Crafted from Grade 'A' American hickory 
• Individually selected for grain orientation and density 
• Hand finished with boiled linseed oil
• Traditionally hung using softwood wedge and round steel ring wedge