The AKW Camp Hatchet is built for productivity around camp. Light enough for backpacking and tough enough for medium felling, this 16" 1.5 lbs. hatchet is the premium choice for an outdoor enthusiast. 4140 carbon steel from Alec Steele Co. and white-oak handles from Hoffman Blacksmithing make for one epic combination of materials that go into this Avery Knifeworks creation. The edge geometry is a perfect balance between cutting and splitting, a hard thing to acheive but one that woodsman can truly appreciate. These hatchets embody an old style thats excitingly paired with modern precision and craftsmanship. Included is a custom crafted leather sheath with a sliding strap. Item currently available for pre-order, expect 8-10 weeks lead time from date of purchase.