Black Forest Spaltaxt

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The Black Forest Spaltaxt is a German-style splitting axe with a dual-wedge head design that delivers highly effective strikes for increased splitting efficiency. 

Head
• 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

Handle 
• 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