Axes From Maine

Craft Made To Last A Lifetime

Don't Just Take Our Word For It

 "Brant & Cochran has hit it out of the park with these axes!"

"Fantastic axe, great balance and construction."

"Stunning, honestly. Beautiful. Forever tool."

Video Review of Allagash Cruiser

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Our Mission: Make, Educate, Curate


Our axes are handmade in our South Portland shop using U.S. made 1050 carbon steel, hung on a A+ quality Amish-turned hickory handle and honed wicked sharp!

Axe Making at B&C


We are learning all the time on how to care for and use axes and hope to share our knowledge through events, blog posts and our website.

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It's true - we are history nerds.  The heritage of axe making in Maine is a rich and fascinating story that constantly inspires our axe making.  

Axe Making In Maine