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Buying an axe? We'll help you out

When you are looking for a splitting axe, hatchet, carpenter’s axe or hand axe Knivesandtools is the place to go. From the traditional Swedish hand-forged Hultafors axes, to modern Fiskars axes; we got them all!

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More than 16.000 products
Fast delivery from our own stock
Free shipping over 400 kr.
Free returns within 30 days
More than 16.000 products
Fast delivery from our own stock
Free shipping over 400 kr.

How to choose the best axe

When you're looking for an axe, it is important to consider what type of axe you actually need. This all depends on the things you want to chop. The wrong axe will require too much force to achieve the same result. That's a waste of your time and energy! In addition, using the wrong axe for a task can even be dangerous.

Splitting axe

Do you need to split wood for your fireplace? You'll need a splitting axe. The axe head of a splitting axe is specifically designed to cleave blocks of wood. With its razor-sharp edge and wedge-shaped axe head, these axes effortlessly split wood.

Hand axe

During trekking or camping trips, you'll want a lightweight axe. A small hand axe or camping axe will be a good choice. A hand axe is also suitable for making kindling.

Felling axe

Are you taking down trees? You'll need a felling axe. These axes are specifically designed to help you fell trees. Please note: be careful not to choose a splitting axe, as these are sometimes confused for felling axes.

Tomahawk or throwing axe

Are you looking to buy an axe for throwing? Choose a special throwing axe or tomahawk. These are compact and lightweight.

Wood splitter

Are you looking for a safe and easy way to split wood? With a wood splitter you can split wood without an axe. It is a simple and safe alternative for a splitting axe.

Frequently asked questions about axes