1000g Jauregi Axe Moon Bit



The Basque axes from the Jauregi family business, in Urnieta (Basque Country), are known worldwide for their quality. Its roots, with hardly any outside influence, maintain a uniquely curved handmade ax pattern: The Moon Bit (Aho Ilargiren). The robust but light handle, as well as a powerful ax head, help the hitting so that it is strong and dry, in order not to get stuck and bite the wood correctly.

The manufacturing method is unique today in the world, and the good work of Jauregi is indisputable in the artisan ax sector. The upper part of the handle is wider than the rest, so the head of the ax will never fly off, thus providing the extra security that a high-end ax like this requires in its use. Jauregi is the last Basque ax craftsman; Their ax heads are cast, then forged and tempered one by one, ensuring that the quality of each ax is optimal.

The heads are differentiated by their weight:

from 0.6 kg to 1.5 kg pruning axes / Biscayan axes

from 1.5 kg to 2 kg felling axes

from 2 kg to 3 kg splitting axes

The steel is 0.45-0.5 carbon steel hardened to 55HRC, the handle is made of solid beech, and it includes a sturdy leather sheath.

NOTE 1: These premium axes will be delivered mirror polished and very sharp

NOTE 2: The axe shipped will have a moon bit.



[1x Handmade Jauregi Basque Axe]

[1x Handmade Leather Jauregi Basque Axe Sheath]

[1x Handmade Leather Overstrike Guard]

Made in Spain


SKU: J1000P Categories: ,


Handle: Solid beech.

Head: Carbon Steel.

Handle size: 60cm (23,62″)

Sheath: leather with steel rivets

Leather Overstrike Handle Protector: Included

Additional information

Leather Handle Protector

Yes, No

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