Forged to keep you from being SOL in a FOB. The Birler compact pack axe is light enough to reduce weight, yet it's still big sufficient to get everything you require done on an objective. Elmer Roush of Brasstown, North Carolina knows a thing or more about axes and life in the fight theater. He hung around in nation, in the Vietnam conflict. Today, in the Forged By War program, he's applying his 40 years of blacksmith experience in addition to strategies from thousands of years ago to create extraordinary tools such as the Birler. This is an axe that will not go AWOL on you when you require to break down doors, develop floors and take down high trees to save a fellow soldier. The blade is forged from 1055 carbon steel and is virtually indestructible. Simply like those who utilize it. The sturdy Tennessee hickory deal with guarantees that the Birler will not fold on you when the fighting gets hard. The name even relates the tool back to the wooden deal with and the art of Birling, being a reference to lumberjacks logrolling. This is one hard tool for objective or the outdoors. Taking a look at the Birler you 'd be impressed that it's such a heavy weight when it pertains to work, yet such a light-weight when it pertains to bring it into fight with the elements. If you're battling to lower every ounce as you head out into the field, bring the Birler in your hand. An aftermarket sheath will be available for the Birler quickly. About the Forged By War program, In 2013, Ryan Johnson of RMJ Tactical, designer of elite, military, tactical tomahawks, approached CRKT with the news that he had actually been working with a couple of battle veterans that had actually returned from war with varying degrees of trauma (PTSD). To assist overcome their obstacles, they have been developing and creating steel into custom-made tools. Drawing from their experience earned in battle situations, they have been developing tools they wished they had available to them in the battlefield. CRKT cares deeply about our returning veterans and we saw a way to give back to the community that developed them. In 2016, we launched the Forged By War program. These are objective prepared tools, designed by veterans, with 10% of the CRKT net revenues of the program contributed to the veterans' charity of choice. Mission prepared tools that are, Forged By War.
Lightweight compact pack axe
Head forged from 1055 carbon steel
Tennessee hickory handle
Built to break down doors, build floors and take down tall trees