Council Tool Double Bit Michigan Axe (3.5 lbs) with 36" Hickory Handle 35-2MR
Top quality axe from Council Tools. Council has been making hand tools since 1886, and they set the standard for quality and design. The Michigan double bit axe has been an icon of the forest products industry for over a century, and the double bit axe is perfect for most chopping and felling duties. The axe head design originates from the state of Michigan, hence the name. The axe head is drop forged and tempered to Rc 48-55 which exceeds ANSI standards, and painted with red enamel and clear lacquer to deter rust. This axe comes with a straight 36" American Hickory handle, which will give you substantial swinging power. The axe head is drop forged and tempered to Rc 48-55 which exceeds ANSI standards, and painted with red enamel and clear lacquer to deter rust. Hickory handle is dried below 10% moisture content during installation to minimize shrinkage and loosening.
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Head Weight 3.5 lbs
Head Length 10"
Cutting Edge Length 4.5"
Overall Length 34.5"
Tempering Hardness Rc 48-55 Approx 1-1/4" From Cutting Edge
Handle Material 36" American Hickory (1-1/2" of Length is Removed During Assembly) #70013
Certifications Exceeds ANSI Standards for Tempering Hardness of Rc-48-55
Note All axes are hand made, so there are minor variations in the sizing listed above.
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