Archive for the ‘Hatchet’ Category

Fiskars X7 Hatchet

Fiskars X7 Hatchet Review

Fiskars  X7 Hatchet – 14-Inch Fiskars is a Finnish company with over 350 years of tool making history. It’s hard to argue with a heritage like. Although an old company, Fiskars prides themselves on innovation and have developed what they consider a cutting edge axe. The Fiskars X7 uses advanced blade geometry, a wedge shaped head, […]

Estwing E24A Sportsman's Hatchet

Estwing E24A Sportsman’s Hatchet Review

Estwing E24A Review   Photos by Robert S Donovan   Estwing is a well-known axe and tool manufacturer located in the Chicago area. They have been manufacturing tools since 1923 and if you are a carpenter or tradesman, you have probably owned and appreciated an Estwing hammer. Their American made hatchets are also great and maybe […]

Gransfors Bruks Wildlife Hatchet 2

Gransfors Bruks Wildlife Hatchet Review

Gransfors Bruks Wildlife Hatchet Located in the Swedish village of Gränsfors, the Gransfors Bruks Forge has been making axes for over 100 years and their reputation is worldwide. All the axes produced by Gränsfors Bruk are hand forged and they are so proud of the workmanship of their smiths that each axe head is marked with […]

How to Choose the Best Hatchet

Which Hatchet is the Best for you? The hatchet is essentially a short axe and has been around for thousands of years. In fact, the word hatchet is taken form the French word hache, a word of Germanic origin meaning axe. The hatchet has a half-length or shorter handle than an axe, making it easy […]