Return of an Icon. That is truly the only way to describe the revival of the Perfect Axe: A 2.25 lb symbol of American history. The Perfect Axe is distinguished by its iconic bevels, or "cheeks", layered into the steel and first produced by William Kelly.
All the way back in 1885 the original patent was issued for what was named the Kelly Perfect Axe. This axe was heavier and overall more square in design than our latest creation, but we are very confident that once you swing our axe you'll love the improvements we have made.
Virtually every detail in this axe was carefully chosen to create a product worthy of the mantle "Perfect". The Warwood Tool Perfect Axe is available in limited quantities and can be handled with choice of 19" or 28" waxed hickory handles to create the Perfect House Axe or Boys Axe. Hand-forged from premium, 5160 high-carbon U.S. steel and 100% made in the USA, Warwood tools represent a tradition of excellence reaching back nearly 170 years.
Even so, the Perfect Axe is only the beginning of a long journey to create America's Best axes. First, I want to share with you that the 2.25 lb axe with be the first of THREE different sized Perfect Axes. Second, the Perfect axe is one of at least TWO different, and ICONIC, axes that we are bringing back. I hid the name of the next axe inside of this article.
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