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bearded battle axe with a bit of norse flavor ,

PostPosted: 25 Jan 2012, 22:07
by Chris
Hi Smithys ,
Thought i would throw this one on here ,
Made from a 1 inch quarry coil spring .Squared up slit pulled some small ears on it forged to90 degree
then forged out the beard .then drifted the tear drop for the haft .

Bit of engraving , Leather wrap, brass studs with spotted gum haft
Thanks fellers .
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Re: bearded battle axe with a bit of norse flavor ,

PostPosted: 27 Jan 2012, 00:16
by Stewart Townsend
Looks good Chris. :o

Re: bearded battle axe with a bit of norse flavor ,

PostPosted: 27 Jan 2012, 14:58
by Chris
Thanks Stew .
Going to have to come up there one day a meet your blacksmith mates
and have a bash.
Chris

Re: bearded battle axe with a bit of norse flavor ,

PostPosted: 29 Jan 2012, 20:17
by Stewart Townsend
There is a spare bed now the son has moved to Melbourne. :lol:

Re: bearded battle axe with a bit of norse flavor ,

PostPosted: 02 Feb 2012, 16:39
by mpd
Nice work!

Re: bearded battle axe with a bit of norse flavor ,

PostPosted: 02 Feb 2012, 17:04
by Chris
Thanks Stew ,
and thank you mpd.
Chris

Re: bearded battle axe with a bit of norse flavor ,

PostPosted: 03 Oct 2012, 13:00
by Chris
schalacer wrote:cool axe i like the blade very sharp like the design of it...nice work of it

Hi schalacer thanks for the compliment glad you like my work
Chris