Council Tool has been making axes in North Carolina since 1886, and the Flying Fox is part of their sport utility line. The Council Tool Flying Fox Camp hatchet is designed as a multi-use camp hatchet that also meets specifications for use at various urban and backyard timbersport target leagues.
The Council Tool Flying Fox features a 1.6 lb forged 1060 steel head and a 16" hickory handle. Unique among hatchets this size it features a hardened poll, which means that you can use the back of the axe for pounding in nails, spikes, or other metal implements.
In addition to being a fully fledged camp axe, the Flying Fox is also completely legal in terms of size and weight and meets all specifications for timbersport leagues and competitions.
If you're looking for a camp hatchet to take with you out in the field, but then to come back and practice your target hitting skills, the Flying Fox is just the ticket!
Features of the Council Flying Fox Hatchet:
- Forged 1060 steel
- 16” hickory handle
- 1.65 lb (748 g) head weight
- 3 7/8” bit length
- Hardened poll
- Large hatchet eye
- Backed by Council Tool's 20 year axe head guarantee