This Hultafors Åby forest axe is great for felling trees and other chopping jobs in the garden or the woods. The not-too-heavy axe head combined with the slimmer handle are what make this axe perfect for bushcrafting. This axe has a straight cutting edge and a cut-out for your fingers at the axe head for more precision. The long handle offers you additional strength upon every blow. The edge is razor-sharp to make sure that in addition to chopping you can even use it to cut thing with. It comes with a beautiful leather sheath to protect you from the razor-sharp edge.
The axe head is forged out of Swedish axe steel. The edge is so hard it will be strong enough to remain sharp without breaking, but can be sharpened as well. Basically everything you could possible ask for in an axe head. The Hultafors axes are reliable and guarantee a long life. For this reason Hultafors is giving out a lifelong guarantee on the axe heads in the Premium axe collection.
Hultafors uses American hickory wood for its axe handles. This type of wood is excellent at absorbing blows without breaking. As such it is perfect to use as a handle for hammers and, of course, axes.
Background of the Hultafors axes
Hultafors axes represent quality, sustainability and user-friendliness. To accomplish this Hultafors works with professionals who definitely know what they are doing. Professionals who are not afraid to use their hands. After all, they know best when tools are most useful. According to this philosophy Hultafors has been developing sustainable tools for craftsmen for over 130 years. Tools you can rely on every single day regardless of the circumstances.