- Hand Forged in Austria for true quality
- 35″ long Hickory handle, is non offset for better control. The longer length keeps your hand clear of the workpiece instead of being offset
- 12 inch blade for serious hewing work
- Biber Classic is Muller’s premium line, featuring quality hickory handles and classic forged finish.
This is the Muller Biber S Classic style axe. The broad axe, also known as a hewing axe, is designed for hewing logs into square timbers. This axe has been hand forged by the skilled blacksmiths of family owned Leonhard Mueller & Soehne at the Himmelsberger Zeughammerwerk in Austria from high grade steel and then carefully hardened and tempered for the best combination and hardness and toughness. This Broad Axe comes either beveled on the right or left side.The long non offset handle gives you added control while still keeping your hands away from the timber. This design allows you to use the axe to hew the side of the log with precision. The edge is razor sharp having been honed on a water cooled sharpening stone at the forge. The head weighs 6.5 lbs and the face is 12″ wide. Premium grade 35″ long hickory handle. Made in Austria. Mueller Axes, have been hand forged in Austria, dating all the way back to the 1600’s. Mueller has a very long and deserved reputation as being highly functional tools of uncompromising quality and workmanship. Highly skilled craftsmans combine modern-day techniques with artistry passed down from many generations of blacksmiths. You can trust the quality of Mueller’s tools because they think enough of them to put a life-time warranty on everyone. We know you will enjoy owning and using these beautiful axes for generations to come! Please note: Because each axe is hand-forged, the weight and dimensions of the head are approximate and may vary from axe to axe.