Dynamic Entry (DE) Fire and Rescue Axes by BlackHawk have been designed to fulfill the requirements of fire and rescue personnel in demanding situations. BlackHawk offers DE 9-11 Series Rescue Axes as well as the DE Super Pulaski Tool and the Single Bit Axe.
BlackHawk's DE 9-11 Series Rescue Axes are constructed with an electrically non-conductive advanced polymer handle system combined with a drop-forged heat-treated carbon steel head to meet the demands of the fire fighting and rescue community. BlackHawk's DE 9-11 Series includes three types of axes, each 37 inches in length. The 6 LB Pike Axe weighs eight pounds and the 8 LB Pike Axe weighs 10 pounds. The 6 LB Flat Axe weighs 7.9 pounds. All of the DE 9-11 Series Rescue Axes are offered with high visibility red or yellow handles.
The Dynamic Entry Super Pulaski Tool has been redesigned with an expanded grubbing end. It is constructed from a solid piece of drop-forged, high-carbon steel for greater strength and durability. A yellow polypropylene jacketed fiberglass handle reduces the impact stress while remaining balanced. The tool weighs seven and a half pounds and is 34.25 inches long. The cutting hoe edge is five inches and the axe edge is 4.5 inches.
The Single Bit Axe is a precision axe designed to benefit rescuers in cramped or close quarters. Its total length is 22.5 inches, including the 19.5 inch yellow fiberglass handle and a 4 inch cutting edge. The axe weighs 2.25 pounds.