Designed to be used as both a hatchet and hammer. Drop forged from 1060 high carbon steel, a metal known for great edge retention. Handle is straight cut for a balanced weight when used as a hatchet or hammer. Made from American Hickory for strength and durability. Comes standard with a full-faced leather sheath to protect the head when packing. 5.5" head, 13.5" handle, 2.5 lb weight.