The Estwing "Shingler's Hatchet" is a great quality hatchet designed to cut wooden shingles or shakes for roofing. Made of forged American-made steel in one piece, this tool is very durable & tough. The 3 gauge slots will help set the overhang, & or exposure of the shingles. The hatchet also has Estwing's patented "Shock Reduction Nylon Grip" which will reduce the vibrations from the striking shock. The hatchet also has a little notch in the blade for prying out nails if need be. A high quality & well balanced tool, this is a great roofing hatchet by Estwing. Made in the USA.
Since 1923, the Estwing family & its employees have taken pride in designing & manufacturing the world's most durable, comfortable & attractive striking & struck tools. All claw hammers, axes, specialty tools & pry bars are manufactured to the highest possible standards & offer a true value to both tradesmen & craftsmen alike.
Product Head Size Cutting Edge Overall Length Nylon Grip Length Weight Model # Estwing Shingler's Hatchet With Replaceable Gauge 1-3/8" x 1-3/8" 2" 12-1/2" 7-1/2" 32 ozE3-S