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Forged to keep you from being SOL in a FOB.
The Birler™ tactical pack axe is light enough to cut down on pack weight, yet it’s still burly enough to get everything you need done on a mission. Elmer Roush of Brasstown, North Carolina knows a thing or two about axes and life in the battle theater. He spent a fair bit of time in Vietnam.
- Compact Pack Axe
- 1055 Carbon Steel
- Tennessee Hickory Handle
- Blade Length: 3.70" (93.85 mm)
- Blade Edge: Plain
- Blade Steel: 1055 Carbon Steel
- Blade Finish: Clear Lacquer
- Blade Thickness: 1.11" (28.27 mm)
- Overall Length: 16.00" (406.40 mm)
- Weight: 1.14 lb (0.52 kg)
- Handle: Hickory
- Style: Axe
Elmer Roush of Brasstown, North Carolina knows a thing or two about axes and life in the battle theater. He spent a fair bit of time in Vietnam. Today, in the Forged By War® program, he’s applying his 40 years of blacksmith experience as well as techniques from thousands of years ago to create exceptional tools such as the Birler™.
This is an axe that won’t go AWOL on you when you need to break down doors, build floors and take down tall trees to rescue a fellow soldier. The blade is forged from 1055 carbon steel and is virtually indestructible. Just like those who use it. The sturdy Tennessee hickory handle ensures that the Birler™ won’t fold on you when the fighting gets tough.
Looking at the Birler™ you’d be amazed that it’s such a heavy weight when it comes to work, yet such a lightweight when it comes to carrying it into battle.
If you’re fighting to reduce every ounce as you head into battle, carry the Birler™ in your hand.