Helko Werk Journeyman Pack Axe
The Classic Journeyman Axe is the perfect choice for those seeking a great general purpose axe. A cross between a hatchet and a traditional axe, the Journeyman is the ideal adventure pack axe. The weight and length make it suitable for single and double handed use - perfect for campers, backpackers and woodsmen.
Helko Werk Axes have been made in the Rhine Valley in Germany for more than 150 years. Unlike the traditional range, the classic axe heads are ground, buffed and polished. It comes complete with an American hickory handle finished with boiled linseed oil.
Each axe ships out with a quality American made leather sheath.
- Head Weight: 700g
- Gross Weight: 900g
- Handle Length: 50cm
For every axe purchase $4 will be donated to Lihle through Just Peoples.
Lihle, a local woman from the tribal village of Kwa Shange in South Africa, has a big heart and a big vision. In Lihle’s village there are increasing numbers of orphaned and vulnerable children due to a high prevalence of HIV/Aids. At the same time many children die before the age of 2, so there is an urgent need for improved maternal healthcare. In 2006 Lihle set up education and maternity health programmes to address these two key issues her community faces and break the cycle of poverty.
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