COUNCIL TOOL Boys 28in Curved Handle Axe 22BR28C

Vendor: Council Tool


  • 2.25 lb. Dayton axe head outfitted with a 28" curved hickory handle
  • Hand sharpened, tapered bit for cutting and light splitting
  • Heat coated with red enamel and cutting edge in clear lacquer to deter rust
  • 28" curved 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 with a serrated aluminum wedge
  • The serrated shape improves bite, and the aluminum choice of material is strong, lightweight, and does not change size with moisture content
  • The interior detail of the eye is tapered and allows for a strong mechanical bond. Approximately 1/2" of overall length of the handle is removed during assembly
  • 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
  • A "mid" sized tool. Dayton pattern originated from the Dayton, Ohio, area