This throwing axe is made after several 9th and 10th century Scandinavian originals. The axes were also used for other purposes beside warfare.
It is provided with a rosewood shaft. The length of the axe is 33,5 cm, the length of the blade is 12,5 cm and it weighs approx. 0,3 kg.
This axe is only suitable for light use.
Length: 33.5 cm
Head size: 12.5 x 6.5 cm;
Weight: 300 g
Material: 1055 carbon steel hardness 53 HRC (Drop Forged)
Shaft included: yes
Based on a historic original: yes
Transport weight (grams): 1000 *
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
Tip: How to adjust the finish of your armour and weaponry
Luxurious (polished)- polish the steel with metal polish or toothpaste. You can even give the item a mirror-like polish. Test on a small surface first!
Handmade (matte)- soak the steel in cola for 40 minutes to 20 hours. Check regularly and treat with black sandpaper.
Antique (patinated) leave the steel to rust for some time in a damp environment, preferably outside. Remove the red layer of rust, to reveal the corroded top layer.
Please note. After finishing the product yourself, the warranty and return right expire. Celtic WebMerchant is not responsible for the obtained result.
22a + 22(Extended reviews)
Nice little piece and excellent delivery time and service. However it's described as sharp when in fact it looks deliberately blunted, the edge was about 1mm wide, as I don't have a grinder it took quite a bit of work to sharpen (still not there yet) as I want to throw it being blunt isn't an option. Reason for 3 stars sadly
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