Beautiful leather grip. Manageable size. Blade holds an edge well. Sharpens nicely on a stone. Weighs just over two pounds. Does a good job shaping wood.
This hatchet does not come with a sheath.
Weighs less than two pounds. A good hiking and camping hatchet. Solid blade. Good hammer. Works well for chopping kindling. Handle is thick.
The handle on this hatchet is not as well-made as some others on the market, but you are getting a good price.
Close to 14 inches long. Weighs under two pounds. Drives concrete nails well. A reliable hatchet by a company that has been around for a long time. Good for camping and outdoor needs. Holds up under daily use.
The quality on this hatchet might not be good enough for professional work.
Hickory-handled ax has a nice weight and gives you a little bit more versatility than other hatchets. Handle is easy to replace. Works great as a hammer. Handles small trees and kindling easily.
The blade on the hatchet side could be sharper coming out of the box.
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A carpenter’s hatchet, also known as a half hatchet. is considered by many to be an old-style traditional hammer tool. The carpenter’s hatchet has a small blade on one side and a hammer head on the other. Usually, these hatchets have a short to medium length handle similar to that of a regular hammer. They are very effective in woodworking projects but can also be handy as an all-around camping ax. They do a good job chopping small amounts of wood or hammering in stakes. Some good carpenter’s hatchets have a curved grip for comfort, which also aids in making the tool effective and easy to use. You can find these tools with wooden handles, which can be replaced inexpensively if broken. Another option is a head steel forged as one piece to the handle, which offers strength, but may be harder on your hands and arms when using for large projects.