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  • Hickory

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What once was a tired, rusted and forgotten axe of yesteryear is reborn under heavy hand, as a balanced and formidable tool. Designed to be wielded in the toughest conditions, with the weight of a full sized single bit axe and the nimble dexterity of a hunters knife.

With an overall length of 18.5 inches and hand shaped half octagonal American Curly Maple helve, the Revenant is a compact and sturdy tool with the outdoorsman in mind. Capable of felling small trees, carving timbers for shelter, or field dressing the days hunt. The Revenant was built to handle anything the demanding outdoorsman can throw at it. After shaping, the steel is heat treated under coal fire with toughness and durability in mind, the narrow edge geometry lends well to fine carving work, or a gentle shave around the campfire. The half octagonal hold provides the user an indexed grip for heavy blows or gentle cuts.

Born to work the Revenant is not simply a vintage axe but rather a tool to stand the test of time.


  • Bearded blade design 

  • Cold blue “Black Magic” finish

  • Vintage High Carbon steel

  • Half octagonal Curly Maple helve treated in Boiled Linseed oil 

  • OD Green Micarta Wedge

  • Polished and Aggressive edge geometry designed for toughness and edge retention.

  • Dual grit palm shaped sharpening stone

  • Rugged reclaimed wooden crate

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Blade: Vintage Kelly works Michigan pattern-Carbon steel

Sheath: Folded leather, copper riveted welt

Handle: Curly Maple


 Cutting Edge: 4.78” (121.53mm)

Overall head length: 7.5”

Blade Spine Thickness: .62”-.15”

Handle / Scale Length: 16”

Handle Thickness: 0.95” (24.2mm)

Overall Length: 18.75”


Without Sheath: 3.13 Lbs 1420 Grams

With Sheath: 3.32 Lbs 1506 Grams


Hand made Curly Maple Helve

Half octagonal inside hold

Convex 24 degree edge

Bearded head 

Hammer Pole 

Contoured fawns foot palm swell

Folded 8-9oz tooling leather blade cover, brown with hand peened copper rivets

Dual branding GH/TAD

Chemically Etched Logos on Blade Base

Made in USA

Behind the scenes of Howling Winds Homestead

Glen Haworth an avid axe enthusiast, blacksmith and woodworker, passionate about the preservation of antique tools and love for the outdoors sought to build an axe that could hold up to the sturdy demands of the adventurer. Glen’s work is built around the idea that form and function don’t have to trump one or the other. Beauty and intent are paramount, challenging the utilitarian approach to axe building, the tool can share both heirloom durability and beauty in form and function.

Using a blend of traditional hand tools and modern equipment, taking a deliberate and slow handed approach to every piece. Glen’s axe work beckons the individual hand made approach of the good old days when quality was priority number one, and should outlive its owner.