Axe is an agricultural tool used mainly for shaping, splitting and cutting of wood. The implement also has specialized uses and various forms. It generally has a handle and axe head.
Axes avails in different types, sizes and forms. Axes can be made from different materials like iron, steel, copper and bronze. Axe is one of the simplest machines that reduce the effort of a wood chopper. Axes come under two categories- Cutting axes and Splitting axes.