High quality 52100 ball bearing steel gives the Green Haven Sloyd Axe incredible edge retention. It has a 5.5 inch cutting edge and a 14 inch ash handle. The axe comes in at just under 1.5lbs or 650 grams.
The axe is first cast in a foundry in Tennessee before under going finish forging and grinding here at Green Haven Forge. The 52100 steel is then taken through an extremely precise heat treating process to create an edge that last much longer than the average carving axe.