Council Tool 1.5# Hookeroon; 36″ curved wooden handle
1.5 lb. Hookeroon head with 36″ curved hickory handle. Pick shape is designed to stick and pull boards and lumber in saw mills and woodworking applications.
Forged tool steel head. Made in USA. Tapered pick end is hand sharpened by experienced hands.
Heat treated working end produces fine grain structure and Rc 45-55 (Rockwell Hardness Values) for safety, edge holding and toughness.
Body coated with red enamel to deter rust.
36″ American hickory handle. Eye section is dried to below 10% moisture content to minimize shrinkage and help prevent loosening.
Axe head is hydraulically seated onto handle and secured with a serrated aluminum wedge. The serrated shape improves bite and the aluminum choice of material is strong, lightweight, and does not change size with moisture content.
The interior detail of the eye is tapered and allows for a strong mechanical bond. Approximately 1/2″ of overall length of the handle is removed during assembly.
The assembled tool is drilled and a steel bolt inserted to lock head, handle and wedge together.
I feel like I’ve stepped back to the early 20th century
My slip arrived yesterday. I love it . The girl I spoke to said that some people think it might look to homemade! That’s what’s so great . I’ve looked for a long time for something like this it’s so simple and elegant if that makes sense. I can’t stand the stuff that’s for sale… Read more “I feel like I’ve stepped back to the early 20th century”