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Council Tool Pulaski Axe - FSS

Item #: 38PE136 FSS COUNCIL

Out of stock. Expected delivery in 1 to 3 weeks.



Council Tool 3.75# Pulaski Axe - FSS Version 

  • Forged steel head. Made in USA
  • Hand sharpened, single bit edge and mattock blade
  • ANSI Standards call for bit hardness of Rc 45-60, at least 1/2 inch back from the cutting edge. Council Tool internal standards call for tempered bit hardness of Rc 53-58
  • Body coated with black enamel and the cutting edges in clear lacquer to deter rust
  • 36" Top grade 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 shape improves bite and the PVC 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. OAL is nominal
  • Produced in accordance with US Forest Service specification 5100-355E
  • This product meets the GSA spec for NSN# 5120-00-293-3467