The J&V ARES axe (hacha) is a compact heavy duty axe comprising variable tools in its' construction such as a rope cutter and nail puller - not your usual combo in an axe. The 5mm thick spine allows for forceful chopping capability and the compactness makes it easy to transport and use for those applications which require a touch of finesse. The kydex sheath compliments this work horse and safeguards the user from the razor sharp cutting edge.
Total Length: 245 mm
Blade: 95 mm x 100 mm x 4.5 mm
Steel: MV-58 (58-60 HRC), high carbon rust resistant steel similar in charachteristics to AUS8
J&V Adventure knives is a relatively new brand of knives, which are entirely hand made in Spain. Although the knife primary knife maker of the company, Juan Martenis, has been making custom made knives under their own individual custom lable since 1985, the J&V brand itself is quite young and only started operation in the last couple of years.
Knives manufactured by J&V are classed as handmade production knives, where all the work is done by hand except each models is manufactured in seriesand batches, hence in a production manner. J&V knives is a fairly neich brand, therefore their range of models is somewhat limited, but what they do make is finished to a very high standard and only the top steel grande and materials are used for the production of the knives. J&V Knives are great value for money, if you are a collector or looking for a serious outdoor knife that is not owned by every other hunter around.