|Forum topic by RonInOhio||posted 06-11-2013 04:54 AM||840 views||0 times favorited||3 replies|
06-11-2013 04:54 AM
Actually this hatchet has been floating around in there for sometime. I think it was left behind
Never thought much of it. Been spending time getting all of tools together and the shop
So I looked at it closely. On the side I could read, Drop Forged , Made in Germany.
Drop forged ? Germany ?
Well that got me thinking cause the hatchet looked kind of old.
So I did an internet search for German made drop forged hatchet.
I clicked on the first link (Etsy) and there was my hatchet !
This was the surprise, I never thought twice about the axe an being an antique.
While its not what I would call real valuable, and apparently not rare, should I try to
Thanks for looking .
The link I found on the hatchet is here.
And here are a few pictures of mine. Sorry for the less than great pics.
I don’t think the markings are visible in the picture . Still haven’t totally figured out
These hatchets were often used in carpentry. The notch indicates this is a