by small axe, what do you mean? an example maybe?


mine's got a 1.5 pound head and an 18 inch handle. - as opposed to your typical hatchet which is about a pound or less and a 10 inch handle. YMMV but I find for me this strikes a much better balance between weight and untility for an axe than taking something much smaller and lighter.
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