Vintage unmarked cruiser axe has been completely restored, refinished with a black forced patina, and hand honed to a razor-sharp edge. Top and bottom edges have been sanded and re-profiled for a smooth finish. The head shows normal signs of use and bits are slightly asymmetrical – see pictures for details.
New ash handle has been HAND-SHAPED, hand sanded, and hand-rubbed with multiple coats of boiled linseed oil for a clean, smooth look and feel. Handle has a profiled belly and palm swell that feels great in hand. Clean seal around top and bottom of eye and hung with cherry wedge – handle sticks out from head approximately 3/16” and has a straight-grain pattern.
Limited edition upside-down Vintage Axe Works stamp on handle!!!!
Comes with a custom leather sheath that has been dyed and treated with leather conditioning oil. The sheath has been assembled with solid brass burr rivets that have been hand peened for a traditional hammered look and has a solid brass Sam Browne button stud closure.
Comes packaged in a wooded box that is hand built and custom-fitted to the axe – also comes protected in a full-length cotton sleeve.
Why you need to buy this axe right now:
• Put it in service and use it
• Use it for your axe throwing club
• Display it in your home or business
• Complete your camping inventory
• Gear-up your bushcraft arsenal
• Prepare for the zombie apocalypse
• You can never have too many axes
• Total axe weight – 3 pounds 14 oz.
• Total length of handle – 28”
• Edge to edge – 8”
• Cutting edge – 3 3/4"