Design: Øyo/Norwegian Vikings, year 1000
Product material: Steel, ash wood and felt
Product weight: 500 g
Making firewood and cutting branches. Low weight and practical to carry.
PRIMARY INNOVATION FEATURES
The axe head is formed for perfect cutting. The shaft is curved to give you a steady grip and better force when chopping.
INTENDED SPECIFIC END USE
The Viking Axe is a versatile and good-looking hobby axe that easily fits in a backpack. Fitted leather sheath is included for protection.
The product is very durable. The axe will never reach an end of use stage, since you can grind the edge and replace the shaft. The shaft is made of environmentally friendly ash.
The focus on product development enhance the importance of choosing sustainable materials. Øyo have over the past few years replaced red listed wood with sustainable alternatives. They focus on developing packaging that is a part of the product instead of something that will be thrown away. The focus on systematic integration of sustainability in their business starts with product development. This is a continuous journey – always looking for better solutions and more sustainable materials.
Available in stores: Now
Recommended retail price: 69€