Lee Reeves Nessmuk-style Double Bit Axe - Curly Maple

$550

New old stock (Lee is no longer taking orders). Gorgeous Double-Bit, hand-made in the Nessmuk style (one edge for chopping, one edge for cutting).  The flame is dark and intense. Features a hand-forged head (6" x 3"), forged in the manner traditional to blacksmiths since colonial times.  The eye and poll are forged in 1018 mild steel, then the 1080 high-carbon steel bit is forge welded in.  This provides a head with a malleable eye and poll with a hard cutting edge. Measures 15-1/2" overall length. Includes belt sheath also made by Lee.

  • Head: Hand-Forged
  • Head: 1018 / 1080
  • Handle: Curly Maple
  • Sheath: Leather
  • Sheath type: Belt, RH vertical
  • Head: 6" x 3”
  • Overall Length: 15-1/2”