The 5.5 lbs Hultafors Splitting Axe is a purpose made splitting axe with a tempered back allowing it to be used as a sledge.
Swedish Carbon Steel
About Hultafors - Hultafors axes are forged in a 300-year old factory near Norrkoping, Sweden. With a tradition of quality and excellence behind them, each of the 100 000 axes produced by the forge each year are exemplars of some of the finest axes in the world. Everything Hultafors designs is made with the assistance of professionals who use these tools for their livelihoods, so the axes’ utility can be maximized in every task demanded which is demanded of them.