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===Axe ([[weapon]])===
 
===Axe ([[weapon]])===
 
An axe may also be used as a [[weapon]] in [[tournament]]s. The handle of the axe is made of rattan, although the [[head]] can be made of various things, such as rubber, or a foam head with a [[rattan]] blade covered with [[leather]].
 
An axe may also be used as a [[weapon]] in [[tournament]]s. The handle of the axe is made of rattan, although the [[head]] can be made of various things, such as rubber, or a foam head with a [[rattan]] blade covered with [[leather]].
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The smaller, lighter throwing axe is a [[missile weapon]], so it is not used in tournaments. Rubber and more foam is used instead of rattan in its construction (NEED TO CHECK THIS).

Revision as of 01:11, 9 June 2004

Axe (tool)

A bladed tool, customarily used for hewing or chopping things.

Axe (weapon)

An axe may also be used as a weapon in tournaments. The handle of the axe is made of rattan, although the head can be made of various things, such as rubber, or a foam head with a rattan blade covered with leather.

The smaller, lighter throwing axe is a missile weapon, so it is not used in tournaments. Rubber and more foam is used instead of rattan in its construction (NEED TO CHECK THIS).