Gary Kelley...TheBlademaker
                 Reproduction blades of the 1800's

Gary Kelley
17485 SW Pheasant Lane
Beaverton, OR 97006
USA

Our Purpose     
I make authentically styled Early American primitive edged tools for reeanctors, living history enthusiasts and hunters.

garykelley@theblademaker.com

Home

Our Company

Gallery of Knives
Nessmuk
Axe

Tomahawks

Blades

 

 


Click below to pay for Pre-approved Custom Order Payment

 Gary Kelley
503-649-7867

Click to Send Email
 

garykelley@theblademaker.com

 

Nessmuk Axes Available

Nessmuk Axes made by Gary Kelley. Click on the photo to enlarge it.


Call or Email


Call or Email


Call or Email

(Back to Gallery)

Kelley “Nessmuk” hunter’s axe
 

 This prototype model is cast Dendritic D2 steel tempered to Rockwell 55-56. The head is gunmetal blued. The bits are sharpened in the “Nessmuk” style with one edge coarse and the other shaving sharp. The 10 ˝ inch handle is flame-hardened hickory, wrapped with my own hand-made waxed nylon cordage, for a non-slip grip. The sheath is made of oiled horsehide leather, saddle stitched with nylon cordage with antiqued elk antler button closure. The top of the sheath is reinforced in two places with my own hand-made rawhide so the blades won’t cut the sheath when inserting the axe. Weight of ax in sheath is 1 pound 9 ounces. I call this a “prototype” because it’s closer to the final version of this model as I imagine it, but not quite there yet. Price is $250.00 for this one.

Shipping is $10.00 per hawk and spare handle. Total $260.00
 


 


 

 
Our Company | Our Steel | Contact Us | Miniature Knifemaker & Collector Society

©All rights reserved