This is a replica axe from Gransfors but like all their axes they are very useable. If you want something a little unusual it will function as a general duty axe for carving and can be thrown as there is no swell knob on the end of the handle. Weighs 2lbs, 19.5 " handle.
Gransfors Bruks axes are forged by professional blacksmiths that take great time and effort in their trade. The proof of this professionalism is in the way they are able to forge axes with such precision and beauty. There is no need to stone, grind, smooth or paint the axes in order to eliminate imperfections. At Gransfors Bruks, the forging crafter is allotted sufficient time to complete each axe or hatchet with the care necessary. The smiths do their best forging right from the beginning in order to produce the finest axes and hatchets in the world.