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    I just won a Swedish camp axe head on evilBay for $18.50. It weighs 1 pound 10 oz. It's marked HB (Hults Bruk?) made in Sweden on one side. I wanted a small hatchet and I think this will do. How's the quality?


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    It looks like the Hult's Bruks insignia to me. She's a beauty, I bet she'll clean up real nice!

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    There are very good, heres mine with a 18 in handle!!


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    Last edited by Bax 40; 10-07-2011 at 07:30 PM.
    Just my opinion, I COULD be wrong!!

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    Looks better than my norlund I just bought for the same price

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    Shoo, speak of the devil, i just got my Gransfors Bruks SFA today. Works like a charm. I had chips flying everywhere.

    Congrats mate, why you call ebay "evilbay?"

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    Great buy.

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    Great score Ahnkochee! It looks like a smaller version of the Swedish army axe that SG had a few months back. That baby should last a couple lifetimes.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Swede6.5x55 View Post
    Congrats mate, why you call ebay "evilbay?"
    They are so over regulated as to what you can sell, and every year it gets worse. First they stopped the perfectly legal sales of firearms, then gun magazines, and barrels, pretty soon all guns parts, knives, swords, anything with a blade. They have become their own police state. I'd like to find an alternative to both evilBay, and Paypal. Any suggestions? I'll use them while I can until all they have left to sell is bulk chicom garbage.

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    My favorite axes. That's the Hults Bruk AGDOR pattern, named after their ancient Rodga forge - the letters are reversed.

    My hatchet is just slightly lighter and came with a 14" helve - depending on how you want to set it up, I think that a slightly longer helve would be ideal due to the mass of the head.

    Read Ross' review of the similar but newer "Husqvarna" hatchet which is made by HB on the same pattern - www.woodtrecker.com.

    Congratulations... that's a great purchase.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bax 40 View Post
    There are very good, heres mine with a 18 in handle!!


    Larry
    Hey I like the 18" handle, looks good. I haven't decided on handle length or style yet but prefer longer than shorter though 24" would definitely be the max.


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