This impressive forged carbon steel real Viking axe is offered by Drakka. This Viking axe also features high-quality engraving and carving. It is a fully functional device. An axe forged from metal with a leather-wrapped handle. This axe head features intricate carvings. We craft the handles of our hatchets using ash and rosewood materials, ensuring a sturdy and comfortable grip. The shaft undergoes an oiling process, enhancing its durability and protecting it from the elements. Additionally, we forge the edge of the hatchet, ensuring a sharp and reliable cutting surface. As you are aware, the item cannot be identical to the one pictured due to differences in wood grain, etc., but the quality remains!
Quality Craftsmanship: Oiled Shaft and Forged Edge
When crafting this real Viking axe, we place a premium on quality, so the production time is lengthy.
We utilized ash wood as the material for the handle of our product. The wood combines durability, adaptability, and texture. We carefully select the wood for our axe handles, considering both its texture and location to ensure not only an aesthetically pleasing appearance but also optimal strength and durability. To enhance the wood's natural beauty, we coat the axe handle with a combination of oil and hard wax, creating a protective layer while showcasing its unique characteristics. The reinforced handle of this authentic Viking axe.
We utilize a specialized technique involving the etching of metal in salt water to apply a permanent drawing to the axe. This method ensures that the design remains intact even after 100 years, making it resistant to removal or fading. The axe is sharp and ready for combat. is appropriate for felling wood, firewood, etc.
This real Viking axe is sturdy, lightweight, visually appealing, and absorbs wood stains well. Due to its capacity for staining and resemblance to oak, ash is an excellent species of wood to work with. It is resistant to shock and easy to manipulate. Prior to this point, it had been a cost-effective and readily accessible wood.
Is a bearded axe a real Viking axe?
First and foremost, a bearded axe had a longer cutting edge, as measured from toe to heel, due to its elongated cutting edge that extended well below the butt or poll. In the hands of a skilled Viking warrior, the axe could deliver lethal force through slicing, slashing, and chopping actions. Its design allowed for agility and versatility in combat, as it was specifically crafted to be wielded with one hand by capable Viking warriors. This feature facilitated quick and efficient movements during battle, enhancing the warrior's effectiveness on the battlefield. If the Vikings had employed it, it would be a real Viking axe!
Do you offer hand forged viking axes for sale?
At Drakka, we work with mass-produced items, and although we do not offer personalized items, we are confident that you will find the real Viking axe you have been searching for in our online store.
Are the Viking sword and viking axes for sale available in combo?
While all items are sold separately, we regularly run promotions throughout the year. We advise you to frequently check our online catalog to stay updated on any special offers or discounts available.