Hults Bruk Kalix Felling Axe
The Hults Bruk Kalix is a compact felling axe intended for bringing down or cutting up small to medium sized trees.
This item has an axe head weight of 2.25 Lbs and a handle length of 28 inches. The head is the product of blasted and clear-lacquered ironwork and the curved shaft is made of US-sourced hickory. That handle is treated with linseed oil.
- This axe head is hand-forged and made from Swedish axe steel in a foundry that has been in operation since 1697.
- As part of the production process, the steel is struck multiple times thereby increasing its density and resulting in more durability of the axe.
- The head is constructed in such a way that there is a tempered zone designed to hold a very sharp edge even after many sharpenings.
- Each axe comes with a traditional leather protective sheath that is embellished with some unique Swedish decorative elements. The axe is shipped in its own storage box and comes with a detailed users manual.
Overall Weight: 2 1/3 lbs.
Head Weight: 2 1/4 lbs.
Handle Length: 28"
Head: Solid Swedish steel
Handle: Solid American Hickory
Some small imperfections, but overall performs great. Head of axe has some space between the handle, but not much. After some use, it has not proven to be a problem. The axe is very sharp and holds its edge nicely.