Throwing Ax: A Fusion of Tradition and Precision
Venture into the world of skilled precision with this exquisite Throwing Ax, a perfect blend of historical relevance and modern craftsmanship.
- Design & Purpose: An 18" ax with a 4" head, this piece is tailored for the art of throwing. Rooted in the traditions of the Middle Ages, the throwing ax, or tomahawk, follows an overhead throwing technique to achieve a characteristic end-over-end rotation in flight. Today, it finds prominence in sporting events, adding thrill to lumberjack competitions and ax-throwing challenges.
- Craftsmanship: Forged from pattern-welded Damascus steel, the ax is a testament to both aesthetic elegance and functional prowess.
- Blade: The Damascus steel, known for its distinctive patterns, is heat-treated and folded carbon steel. With 11 distinct steel pieces folded meticulously five times, the ax boasts a staggering 352 layers.
- Durability & Precision: Featuring a Rockwell hardness rating between 55 and 56 HRC, the ax is constructed using 1095 steel, famed for its high carbon content. This ensures a robust edge, combined with the flexibility to endure rigorous use.
- Handle: A wooden handle promises a firm grip, essential for the art of ax throwing.
- Protection: Accompanied by a leather sheath, the ax promises safety during storage and transportation.
Detailed Blade Composition
- Damascus Steel Makeup:
- Carbon Steel: 6 Layers (#43 and #40)
- High Carbon Steel: 5 Layers (1095)
- Layering Progression:
- 1st Fold: 22 Layers
- 2nd Fold: 44 Layers
- 3rd Fold: 88 Layers
- 4th Fold: 176 Layers
- 5th Fold: 352 Layers
Throwing Ax: Immerse yourself in the thrill of precision with this Handmade High Carbon Damascus Steel Ax, a tribute to artistry and competition. Perfect for enthusiasts and athletes alike.
Love it. It's also a peace pipe !!
I purchased the tomahawk axe as a gift, I was vary pleased with the quality and appearance. The craftsmanship was superb,and the person that received it was blown away. Thank you for a great product.
Great the workmanship is superb looks good on my desk