New item coming every week. Axe, Broad Or Flatting Axe. Probably Made In Austria. Cutting Edge size: 39cm. Total Weight: 2.4 kg. “PJ” Stamped On It. This is mainly the Side Axe, such as the Wheel-Wright’s and Cooper’s Axes, and is used for squaring logs or for making railway sleepers, and for squaring structural timbers of all kinds. A heavy Side Axe of handsome appearance, with the top of the blade pointed or flared upwards (rather like the Goose Wing Axe) and the lower part’bearded’, that is, overhanging the socket. In this it resembles the English Coachmaker’s Axe except that there is sometimes insufficient space between the beard’ and the socket for the user’s fingers. The cutting edge size 39 cm, is bevelled on one side only. The long socket has a ridge on one side and is flat on the other, and is sometimes off-set to protect the knuckles. It is still in fairly common use on the Continent of Europe. A photos is worth thousands of words , so I’ve taken several pictures for more details. Please look at the photos carefully. Photos are part of the description so please study them, if there is anything you are not sure about please enquire. If you need any further information or photos please feel free to ask. If the item you want isn’t to your taste here please have a look at the other things I have for sale. For many interesting item vintage, antiques , collectables tools , oddities, vintage home decor , vintage ornaments , DIY………… Only United Kingdom recycle box. Do not pay until you have received the reduced invoice. It may be delayed but it will be done eventually. The item “Rare Antique Axe Broad Flatting Axe Goose Wing Hand Forged Collectible Tools” is in sale since Friday, February 15, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectables\Tools & Collectable Hardware\Collectable Tools\Carpentry & Woodworking Tools\Axes & Hatchets”. The seller is “a2zvintagetools” and is located in LEICESTER. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bolivia, Brunei darussalam, Dominica, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Liechtenstein, Macao, Monaco, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Paraguay, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Antigua and barbuda, Bermuda, Barbados, Cayman islands, Jordan, Saint lucia, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion, South africa, Ukraine, Colombia, Montserrat.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Austria
- Modified Item: No
- Type: Axes