Iron Hand Axe

Iron Hand Axe

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This is short axes, replicating Viking weapons,  with forged heads and hardened edges. They are well balanced and competition approved. The Short Bearded Axe provided a concentration of power behind a relatively short cutting edge, ideal for punching through any armour of the period in close combat. The Short Viking Axe was useful both on the farm and in battle. It excelled as a close quarters weapon, while still being light enough to throw when necessary.

 

Measurements:
Handle Length: 14”
Blade Length: 5 1/4”
Weight: 2lb 2oz
Thickness at Guard: .33

Hanwei Short Viking Axe Features:

  • Forged axe head
  • Blunt Edge
  • Hardwood shaft
  • Excellent for throwing
  • Competition approved
  • Historically accurate