Roofing Hammer to Camping Axe

This was a quick project with scrap material. A study in restoration.

As a side bonus, I learned what a roofing hammer is.

 
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Complete

The final product. Purple heart with hickory inlay. Lessons learned, skill points achieved. On to the next one.

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Restore

A white vinegar bath for a few hours made for easy rust removal with an abrasive pad on the 4" angle grinder. 

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Details

To break up the purple heart, I inlayed a strip of hickory into the bottom of the handle.