Home > tools > axes > froe (Item #487)

 Froe Hover To Zoom Then Click To Zoom Further

Write Reviews
This Item Qualifies for FREE Shipping!  


Item #487


Our Price: $183.00

Read Reviews Write Reviews


The froe is an old-time tool used for splitting straight-grained wood. 12" hand forged iron blade fitted with a 18" hickory handle. In use, the thick, blunt blade is driven into your stock with wooden maul or heavy mallet, and the handle is pulled or pushed.


  • Blade: 12"
  • Handle: 18" hickory
  • Weight: 1/2 lbs
  • Made In Sweden

    Forged from a special Swedish axe steel, the blades are tempered and annealed to the correct toughness. First quality hickory handles. Axeheads are oiled and proected by a grain-leather sheath. Each axe comes with a book that describes maintenance and use in detail, along with photos of the craftsman at work.

    CAUTION: These are VERY sharp!


We Also Recommend