The Gransfors Hand Hatchet also known as the Kubben is one of the newest member in the Gränsfors Bruk line of axes and as with all of Gransfors products, is of excellent quality; hand-forged and made using traditional Swedish methods. Each axe head comes individually stamped with the smith's initials, while the hickory handle is boiled in linseed oil and rolled in bees wax for a smooth water repellant finish.The Hand Hatchet is a small little hatchet for quite heavy work that is easily packed in a backpack, a toolbox or carried on the belt. Can be used as an axe or a knife, for cutting small branches, chopping and splitting sticks for a campfire, artistic wood carving etc. It's textured handle provides increased grip and precision when using.
The axe has a 3" face, a 9.5” hickory handle and the head weighs 1 lb. The Hand Hatchet comes with a veg-tanned grain leather sheath.