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Flying Eagle Tactical Hatchet

Discussion in 'The Gallery' started by Archer Here, May 23, 2018.

  1. Archer Here

    Archer Here KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Nov 2, 2008
    One of our featured hatchets this week: Flying Eagle Tactical Hatchet. Thought we’d share some pictures of it.

    The Flying Eagle Tactical Hatchet

    Shop Details:
    1095 High Carbon Spring Steel. Steel is Heat Hardened & quenched in oil. Heat Tempered @ 500 degrees for 2 hours, and letting it air cool.

    Total Length = 15 ¼ ”
    Blade Length = 3 ¼”
    Blade Width = 6 1/8”
    Blade Thickness = 3/16 “
    Handle Length = 6 ¼ ”
    Handle Width = 1 7/16 “
    Handle: Black Micarta
    Weight = 1 lb 6 oz

    Pictures below. Thanks.

  2. Fred.Rowe

    Fred.Rowe Dealer / Materials Provider Dealer / Materials Provider

    May 2, 2004
    What does the 500 degree temper result in as to hardness? Is it at 58 or 59? I like the hatchet. Looks like it would be very useful in battle or in camp.

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