Richardson Apparatus

Flat Head Axes

Yellow or Black handle construction is a strong pultruded fibreglass core with injection molded jacket for added strength, new design for max comfort and function include enlarged deer hoof grip, won’t mushroom, angles on one side of the shaft to bite into the creases of your grip to prevent rotation, other side is smooth so your hand glides with every strike of the axe.



Our Flat Head Axes are designed to help you get the job done. The Flat Head Axe comes in 6 lbs. or 8 lbs. and is made of drop forged high carbon steel. The Flat Head Axe is now axe available in our newly designed handle with non-slip grip knurled into the base of the handle with a deer hoof at the end. Handle options are offered in our full range of Hi-Viz lime and orange, yellow, black fiberglass and traditional hickory wood.

Dimensions 36 in

Made in the U.S..| Ideal for prying, pulling and lifting during forcible entry and overhaul | Ends forged with Special High Carbon Steel |, Strong DROP-Forged for a lifetime of use (unlike lesser quality cast tools.

Reflective Tape

Fiberglass Handle, Fiberglass Handle w/Reflective Tape


Black, HiViz Lime, HiViz Orange, Red, Yellow


6 lb., 8 lb.