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    Axe identification

    Hi all!
    Please help ifo for this axe. Any ideas?

    Thanks!!
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    For shaping large timbers to make flat surfaces. Post&beam structures, shipbuilding, etc.

    Cheers

    GC

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    Quote Originally Posted by glen c. View Post
    for shaping large timbers to make flat surfaces. Post&beam structures, shipbuilding, etc.

    Cheers

    gc
    Thanks, Glen!

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    As Glen said, an axe for squaring timber. The proper name is a goosewing broadaxe, and from that nice curl at the tip of the blade, it's likely Austrian or central European.

    Hope this helps! --ElJay

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