Cast, forged and tempered adzes for sculpting, woodcarving. We are finding adze's harder and harder to obtain. These are made by two brothers and each is carefully fabricated out of hard steel - AISI-4150 or ГОСТ-50X HRC~ 50-55. Select the blade shape you require, Straight Adze, Big curve, or Small curve. The whole in the center is for pulling nails.
Traditional use of the adze is for removing bark and trimming or shaping timber, log home building, shipbuilders, timber framing and furniture building. The adze head have conic shape of the eye. The handle is turned from beech. The handle is removable to ensure ease of sharpening. You will receive the adze removed out of the handle and you should mount it tight. It is a "slip fit" type of handle. The unnecessary part of the handle should be cut about a half inch from the top of the steel adze.Dimensions:
Handle: 36 cm. ~ 14 inches
Head: 550 Grams (g) - 1.2 Pounds (lbs.)