This is the Woodman's Pal Junior Premium Model #784-12.
It features the DELUXE LEATHER GRIP HANDLE with a STEEL KNUCKLE GUARD. It comes complete with a black cordura belt sheath and sharpening stone. The 784 junior has the same quality features as the full size 284, but is shorter making it a tool that is easily carried on belts, packs, etc. This is the finest outdoorsman's tool in the world. Designed by Americans, made of American materials and crafted with 23 meticulous hand operations by Pennsylvania workers. The military style leather grip handle is 5 inches long. The blade is 1/8 inch rigid steel and 10 inches long. Overall length is 15 inches. Weight is 22.7 ounces. It is extremely well balanced. The blade is specially annealed high carbon steel hardened to rockwell C47. It will not crack or chip even in sub-zero temperatures. The blade has a bonded florocarbon resin coating to prevent corrosion. The concave axe blade is convex ground for extreme strength and offers superior edge holding capabilities. The blade will cut wood up to 1 1/2 inches in diameter in a single stroke.
The Woodman's Pal was introduced to Forestry Professionals in 1941. IT WAS ALSO ADOPTED BY THE U.S. MILITARY AS LC-14-B AND WAS STANDARD ISSUE FROM THE EARLY PART OF WORLD WAR II THROUGH DESERT STORM. DURING THE VIETMAN WAR, IT WAS DESIGNATED THE SURVIVAL TOOL, TYPE IV AND WAS ISSUED IN AIR CREW SURVIVAL KITS. This is an Excellent Tool for Hunting, Camping, Brush Clearing or as part of a Survival Kit. The Woodman's Pal is 100% MADE IN THE U.S.A. It comes complete with Papers. It is BRAND NEW.