Top Quality “Ditch Bank Blade” or Brush Cutter / Slasher
Made in the USA by Council Tools – Established in 1886
12 inch “Ditch Bank Blade” Double Edge Blade with 30 inch Hickory 2 Hole Handle (122C)
Council Tool Company is known for our superior quality brush clearing tools. Chances are you can find one of these in your father or grandfather's tool shed. The handle may need replacing but the blade can be sharpened to work just as well as a brand new one. Manufactured from high carbon steel, then oil quenched for uniform hardness and straightness then they are tempered for the best edge holding and toughness. This would be the last tool of its kind one you would ever buy. They are worth every penney!
WARNING: Shrubbing tools are intended to cut weeds, vines, briars, wood and other similarly soft materials. Never strike metal, stone or other hard objects.
This is a popular style used to clear vines, undergrowth and briars. All blades are double edged and .109 inches thick. They are blanked from high carbon hot rolled American strip steel. Sturdy bolted construction. The 16" blade models should be used on growth up to 2" in diameter. The 14" and 12" models are for lighter work.
This light-weight clearing tool is also sometimes called a briar hook. Features a 12" double-edge blade fastened to a 30" wooden handle.
* Blanked from high carbon hot-rolled American strip steel.
* Oil quenched for uniform hardness and straightness.
* Drawn or tempered for best edge holding and toughness.
* Machine ground for uniform edge.
* High quality American hickory handle.
Made in the USA.
Please note: You must be 18 years of age or over to purchase this axe. Axes will be delivered by courier and a signature from a person of 18 years of age or older will be required before parcels are handed over. You may be asked for proof of age.
All lengths and measurements are approximate
We carry a good range of Council Tool axes and other quality USA made tools.