COUNCIL TOOL Hudson Bay 28in Handle 2lb Axe 20HB28

Vendor: Council Tool


  • 2 lb. Hudson Bay Axe head outfitted with a curved hickory handle
  • Two-handed camp axe, 26" overall length
  • Used for light splitting, chopping, driving tent pegs, etc
  • Hand sharpened, tapered bit for cutting and light splitting
  • Head coated with black enamel and the cutting edge in clear lacquer to deter rust
  • American hickory handle. Eye section is dried to below 10% moisture content to minimize shrinkage and help prevent loosening
  • Axe head is hydraulically seated onto handle and secured in a traditional manner with a wooden wedge and a round steel wedge
  • The interior detail of the eye is tapered and allows for a strong mechanical bond
  • ANSI Standards call for bit hardness of Rc 45-60, at least 1/2 inch back from the cutting edge. Council Tool internal standards call for tempered bit hardness of Rc 48-55 and Council Tool's target 1-1/4 inches from the cutting edge
  • Forged tool steel head. Made in USA