DICTUM Mortise Axe, All-metal

Designed by our master carpenter based on a historical model, this hand-forged axe is ideal for...
The all-metal design makes the axe extremely robust and hard-wearing. It allows you to insert a carpenter's square and a chisel for putting together the traditional carpenter's gear (Bundgeschirr, following German tradition).
Designed by our master carpenter based on a historical model, this hand-forged axe is ideal for trimming wood joints and mortises.
  • Long blade for deep joints
  • Even-ground back and side bevels for precise chiselling
  • Slightly curved bevel, designed for heavy-duty use
  • Even-ground narrow side for easy alignment
  • Slightly conically forged blade for optimum weight
  • Bolster between blade and eye reinforces the bent eye and serves as finger rest
DICTUM Carpenter's Axes
»A smith is only as good as the workman who can explain the function of the tool to him«. These high-quality tools are developed in cooperation with our master carpenter and produced in small European forges according to traditional forging techniques.
Features of DICTUM axes and hatchets:
  • Forged by hand
  • Forged of carbon steel (hardness 56-57 HRC*)
  • Practical, tried-and-tested traditional axe
  • Ash handle with natural Urushi surface for comfortable feel and dirt protection
  • Handle is set by means of a wooden wedge
* unless otherwise stated
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    DICTUM is dedicated to creating products which have a long service life and are free from substances that are harmful to the environment or health.

    For almost 170 years , our corporate philosophy has embodied:

    • The highest functional aesthetics
    • A commitment to ergonomics
    • The best materials
    • Long-standing business relationships with manufacturers and suppliers
    • Long-lasting products thanks to comprehensive services such as our

      Sharpening service
      Handle mounting service
      Spare parts availability
    We attach great importance to the honest and professional working relationships we have with our partners and manufacturers. DICTUM is more than tools...

    • Head weight 1.95 kg
    • Blade length 60 mm
    • Overall length 510 mm
    Article no. 708369
    Brand Dictum
    Ready to ship, delivery time 3-4 workdays within Germany
    €249.00 per piece(s)

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