Featuring an innovative easily-removed sheath that still maintains a slim profile and stores neatly within the handle, the Back Paxe II serves its owner well. Possessing a shock absorbing handle that helps in prevention of overstrike injury, the Back Paxe II offers great grip and superior hand control. Balanced perfectly for exertion-to-weight ratio, this lithe little axe swings with a solid, easy feel. Its hardened forged steel blade, in conjunction with the unique grind technique engineered for a sharper edge, will make sharp, clean cuts for far longer than average, making this an intuitive kit axe for camping and beyond. Length: 9". Blade length: 2.7". Weight: 16.9 oz.