The steel used to make Damascus (Damaszk) is very expensive, and then a tremendous amount of labor goes into production. The steel is K720 and 75N18, and each piece has 80 layers. Truly a work of art. The pictures do not do it justice.
Weight is 2.2 pounds (1 kg) overall
Total length is 15 inches (38 cm)
The Cutting Edge is 5-1/4 inches (13 cm)
The Head is 6-1/4 inches (16 cm) across
The Beard creates a space about 2 inches (5 cm) by 1-1/4 inches (3 cm) to place your fingers up against the Head for fine control
The Poll of the Ax is about 1-1/4 inches (3 cm) by 3/4 inch (2 cm) and really shows the layers of the Damascus more than any other part of the Ax Head
The thickness of the Ax where the Handle emerges from the Eye is about 1-1/4 inches (3 cm)
The length of the cutting edge is 5.5 inches (14 cm)
Rockwell hardness of 56-58
The handle is made from bubinga wood, with a length of 14 inches (35 cm).
The Hatchet comes with a very fine black leather sheath and a collar that lets you hang the Hatchet from your belt, both made by András himself.
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