Selection Classic axes

AX 6 Forestry hatchet

For occasional pruning work and splitting small pieces of firewood

Overview

Light forestry hatchet for occasional pruning work and splitting small pieces of firewood. With ash handle.

£23.50*

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Price

* Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of February 2021. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Technical data

Forestry hatchet

Technical data

Technical data Value
Length cm 40
Weight g 600
Axe handle material Ash
Delimbing Suitable
Felling with an axe Not recommended
Lighter / mid-range cleaving 1) Suitable
Mid-range / heavier cleaving 2) Not recommended
Cleaving metre-length logs and heavy wood 3) Not recommended
Felling with a wedge 4) Not recommended

1) Kindling, 30 cm long, diameter up-to 30 cm
2) 35 cm long, diameter up-to 50 cm
3) Cleaving wedge should be used if necessary
4) Aluminium or plastic wedge

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.