Bison 1879 Universal Forestry Axe with Overstrike Protector and Leather Sheath

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    Bison 1879 Universal Forestry Axe with Overstrike Protector and Leather Sheath BIS-020295

    Do you need one axe for every task? Do you want the extra protection of an overstrike collar? Then check out this Universal Forestry Axe from Bison 1879. Bison has been forging quality tools for over 125 years. When you need to chop wood, pick up a Bison 1879 Axe.

    Chop anything with a Bison 1879 hand forged axe. These axes are of the highest quality preferred by armies, firefighters and foresters worldwide. Make sure you shove a Bison in your kit before escaping civilisation.

    Bison 1879 Universal Forestry Axe with Overstrike Protective Collar

    The Bison Universal Forestry Axe is suitable for a variety of purposes in the garden or the bush. The blade is ground sharply, and the handle is of an ergonomic design. The Bison 1879 Universal Axe is perfect for felling, thinning and light splitting tasks. This model of Universal Axe features a metal overstrike protective collar.


    • Felling trees
    • Thinning out bush
    • Light splitting tasks


    • Hand-forged axe head
    • Precise cutting edge with sharp polish
    • Metal overstrike protective collar
    • Oiled American Hickory handle
    • Genuine leather blade guard
    • Stainless Steel Bison Medallion is your assurance of a genuine Bison 1879
    • Made in Germany
    • 10 year warranty


    • Handle Length – 700mm
    • Head weight – 1.25kg
    • Handle - American Hickory
    • Blade construction - Forged German Steel hardened to HRC51-56

    What's Included

    • 1 x Universal Axe with 700mm handle and overstrike protector
    • 1 x Leather edge protector

    Hardened German Steel

    Bison 1879 is a return to the Master Blacksmith’s art of hand forging traditional axes of the highest quality, using traditional designs and only the highest quality German Steel hardened to HRC51-56.

    American Hickory Handles

    Every Bison 1879 is fitted with an American hickory handle and wedged with both wood and steel wedges for ultimate durability.

    Who are Bison 1879

    Made in Germany. Bison have been making hand forged traditional axes for the highest quality for more than a century. Used by armies, firefighters and foresters worldwide, shove a Bison 1879 Axe in your kit before you escape civilisation.

    $149.00 Stocktake Sale! (inc GST)
    RRP: $199.90

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