TOPS Knives IDT Individual Demolition Tool Axe IDT-01

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  • Overall Length:15.00"
  • Head Width:7.50"
  • Head Material:1095
  • Finish:Black
  • Cutting Edge:2.625"
  • Handle Material:Chrome Moly
  • Color:Black
  • Weight:1 lb. 11.20 oz.
  • Sheath:Nylon
  • Brand:TOPS Knives
  • Model:IDT Axe
  • Model Number:IDT-01
  • Country of Origin:USA
  • Best Use:Tactical
  • Product Type:Axe


Crash axes were originally developed for emergency use for escaping from downed aircraft. Their use has now been extended to SWAT, fire and emergency services, as well as being a 'door opener' for the military units operating searches and seizures in urban areas.

TOPS IDT has an extra heavy tactical head, by itself it weighs one pound, made of 3/8" thick 1095 tempered carbon steel. The head is attached to a special handle configuration, which improves the momentum of the chop or down stroke.

The handle is made of a chrome moly alloy, (4130) considered basically stronger and lighter than steel. Chrome moly is like steel on steroids. This is a tubular handle that exhibits strength, toughness, and ductility.

To ensure a very secure grip on the handle, TOPS has provided a large 8" grip area on the handle, made from ‘EEZER FOAM’, manufactures through a patented proprietary process, unmatched for quality and durability. The smooth surface finish is non-slip under adverse conditions and is a high density shock absorber and insulator, with good abrasion resistance.


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