19.5" Hickory Handle
3 lbs Head Weight
3.5 lbs Total Weight
The Broad Axe model 1900 has a traditional design and is suitable for squaring logs and planks, for example when building a log house. Broad Axes vary greatly depending on the shape of the head and edge and the angle of the handle. "Straight" model has a centered eye in line with the blade. Available in double-beveled, single bevel right or single bevel left. The "Straight" model broad Axe is considered a chopping axe but can be used for hewing or wood working. An excellent all around good purpose axe. Includes a grain leather sheath and Axe Book. The Large Carving Axe, Grinded left side, has a short bevel face on the right side of the edge, if the axe is held in the right hand with the handle down and head up. The left side of the edge has a longer, slightly concave bevel face, which provides excellent support when carving.
NOTE* Due to the hand-crafted nature of our product, items marked as "LIMITED AVAILABILITY" or "BACKORDERED" have the potential to be placed on back order in some cases for a period of over 8 weeks. Orders will be placed on back order if an authorized retailer or Grand Forest is unable to fulfill your order. Orders will be fulfilled by the U.S. distributor as they become available for distribution from the forge in Sweden. All status notifications including back order notifications will be sent via email within 2-3 business days of order submission. You will not be charged until your item is ready to ship.