The Classic Scout is a compact, lightweight axe well suited for backpacking, camping, and general backyard use. Also referred to as a "boy's axe" due to its small size, the Scout was designed for light felling, splitting, and cutting work. Comes with our standard top grade cow hide 6oz leather adjustable sheath.
Head • C50 high grade carbon steel • Open die drop forged by hand, heat treated, and oil-hardened • Approximately 53-56HRC (Rockwell) • Hand ground and polished to a mirror finish
Handle • Crafted from Grade 'A' American hickory • Individually selected for grain orientation and density • Hand finished with boiled linseed oil • Traditionally hung using softwood wedge and round steel ring wedge