Council Tool Pulaski Axe 36in Hickory Handle, 3.75lb or Replacement Handle
- 3.75# Pulaski Axe with 36" hickory handle
- Thought to have been developed in the early 1900's by Edward Pulaski, a legendary Forest Service Ranger in Idaho.
- It is said that in August, 1910 his presence saved the lives of 45 men during a difficult time in a large fire.
- A traditional style bit axe blade on one end and a mattock blade for digging or grubbing on the other end.
- Used in a variety of settings including forestry and general landscaping.
- Forged steel head.
- Hand sharpened, single bit edge and mattock blade.
- Heat treated working ends produce fine grain structure and RC 45-55 (Rockwell Hardness Value) for safety, edge holding and toughness.
- Body coated with red enamel and the cutting edges in clear lacquer to deter rust.
- 36" double bit American hickory handle.
- Eye section is dried to below 10% moisture content to minimize shrinkage and help prevent loosening.
- Axe head is hydraulically seated onto handle and secured with a serrated aluminum wedge.
- The serrated shape improves bite and the aluminum choice of material is strong, lightweight and does not change size with moisture content.
- The interior detail of the eye is tapered and allows for a strong mechanical bond.
- Approximately 1/2" of the overall length of the handle is removed during assembly.
- 3.75lb Axe
- Made in USA.
Council Tool 36" Straight Wooden Double-Bit Axe Replacement handle
- Item# 70-013
- Straight wooden double-bit axe handle
- Fits: Pulaski Axe, Classic Michigan Axe, & Michigan Pattern Axe (Double-bit Axes)
- Item# 38PE136: 3.75lb Pulaski Axe with 36" hickory handle.
- Item# 70-013: 36-inch Straight Wooden Double-bit axe replacement handle
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WARNING - This product contains chemicals known to the state of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.p65warnings.ca.gov.