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Council Tool Pulaski Axe - Straight Handle

Item #: 38PE136



Council Tool 3.75# Pulaski Axe with a straight handle.

  • Forged steel head. made in USA
  • Hand sharpened, single bit edge and mattock blade
  • ANSI Standards call for bit hardness Rc 45-60, at least 1/2 inch back from the cutting edge. Council Tool internal standards call for tempered bit hardness of Rc 48-55
  • 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. Appoximately 1/2" of the overall length of the handle is removed during assembly, OAL is nominal