BLACKSMITH FORGED RAILROAD SPIKE TOMAHAWK--NOT KNIFE

THIS ITEM IS A RAILROAD SPIKE HAWK FORGED FROM A NEW SPIKE-THE SPIKE END WAS UPSET WHICH IS HAMMERING THE END TO FORCE MORE OF THE MATERIAL INTO THE BLADE AREA,THEN THE BLADE IS FORMED BY FULLERING THE END TO SPREAD THE MATERIAL.I THEN GRIND THE BLADE TO SHAPE,TEMPER,BLUE THEN USE SOMETHING ELSE TO GIVE IT A NICE GUNMETAL GREY FINISH,THEN DRIFTED THE EYE TO THE TRADITIONAL TEARDROP SHAPE THEN ADDED MY TOUCHMARK.THE HAFT WAS HANDMADE BY ME FROM CURLY MAPLE TEARDROP SHAPED BURNED THEN DYED A MEDIUM BROWN,TAPERED FOR A TIGHT FIT,I THEN ADDED CAST IN PLACE PEWTER END CAPS-THIS IS ONE OF THE BEST LOOKING RR SPIKE HAWKS I HAVE MADE. THE SIZE IS 21 1/4 " OAL-THE HEAD IS 6 1/4 "--BLADE WIDTH IS 2 1/4 "-------THANKS FOR CHECKING IT OUT--BUTCH