This Damascus Dane axe is modeled after the great Viking battle axes used during the Viking invasions of Britain.
This damascus Dane axe is forge welded up from two billets of Damascus steel, one is bent around the poll of the axe and forge welded back into its self (80 or so layers folded back into make 160 layers in the blade body. The edge steel is 700 layers folded and forge welded around the blade body making 1400 layers at the edge. The pattern in the damascus is formed when the hammering used to make the axe pushed layers beneath each other, the process of the making is written in the steel!
The axe edge is thicker than the material behind it keeping strength at the edge but the weight down.
Materials : 15N20 carbon steel En42 Carbon steel , handle ash if wanted.
Head weight 903 g
Length of blade 9”, edge to poll 8”
Price Head only £1400 + P&P. Axe with ash handle (4 foot to 6 foot) £1490 + P&P .
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