This great looking gent's high carbon hatchet blank is called the "Squire". It is a USA Made carbon steel high carbon integral hatchet blank design that is hollow-ground and ready to build. This high carbon hatchet making kit model makes a great personal display piece and can be finished with an unlimited numer of handle treatments. It will also impress as a collectible gift project.
With a cutting edge length of 2-1/4" and an overall length of 9-1/2 inches, this design is a perfect project size. Ground on both sides, the Squire's blade is a handsome design.
This high carbon hatchet blank model features (2) .250" through holes for handle construction with a .250" thong hole for an optional lanyard. The tang holes can be modified with ease to work with larger pinstock, or with threaded fasteners. Please see our drills and taps sections for more options.
Overall Length = 9-1/2"
Tang Holes (2) .250"
Thong Hole (1) .250"
Heat Treated = Yes
Hardness: 59-61 RC