Collection: IATF Requirement Axes

This is our collection of axes that meet the requirements set forth by the National Axe Throwing Federation. 

  1. Standard Throwing Axe (Hatchet) Requirements:  see image 2.1 below
    1. The handle must be made made from wood, no other material is allowed;
    2. Handle Length:
      1. ​The length must be a minimum of 13” long and cannot exceed a maximum of 17” long:
        1. ​This measurement begins from the bottom (butt) of the handle to the top of the axe head. See Image 2.1 (2.1.2);
        2. If any of the handle protrudes from the top of the axe head (eye) it does not count towards the minimum or maximum handle length. See Image 2.1 (2.1.1).
    3. ​​Weight:
      1. The axe head must weigh between 1.25 and 1.75 pounds.
    4. ​Blade Length:
      1. The face (blade) of the axe must be no longer than 4".
Image 2.1:
NATF Axe
23 products
  • Prandi German Style Hatchet 600 Gram Head| Waddle & IATF
    Regular price
    $39.00
    Sale price
    $39.00
  • Cold Steel Ax Gang Hatchet 5 in Head 20.25 in Overall Length | when cut down Waddle & IATF
    Regular price
    $39.99
    Sale price
    $36.00
  • Valley Tools Special Throwers Axe | Waddle & IATF
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    $25.00
  • Satin Prandi German Style Hatchet 600 Gram Head| Waddle & IATF
    Regular price
    $43.00
    Sale price
    $43.00
  • Council Tools Wood-Craft Camp Carver, 16″ Curved Handle, Mask | Waddle & IATF
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    $143.00
  • Council Tool- Hatchet; 14″ Curved Wooden Handle | Waddle & IATF
    Regular price
    $45.00
    Sale price
    $45.00
  • Hults Bruk Tarnaby Hatchet | Waddle IATF
    Regular price
    $95.00
    Sale price
    $95.00
  • Helko Werk Voyager | Waddle & IATF
    Regular price
    $95.00
    Sale price
    $95.00
  • Helko Werk Pathfinder | Waddle & IATF
    Regular price
    $100.00
    Sale price
    $100.00
  • Helko Werk Rheinland Hatchet | Waddle & IATF
    Regular price
    $120.00
    Sale price
    $120.00
  • Snow and Nealley Outdoorsman Belt Axe | Waddle & IATF
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    $70.00
  • Snow and Nealley Penobscot Bay Kindling Axe | Waddle & IATF
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    $75.00
  • Cold Steel Competition Thrower | Waddle & IATF
    Regular price
    $33.00
    Sale price
    $33.00
  • Council Tool Velvicut® 2.25# Premium Bad Axe Boy’s Axe & Sheath | NATF Big Axe
    Regular price
    $161.45
    Sale price
    $161.45
  • Council Tool 2.25# Boy’s Axe; 28″ Curved Wooden Handle Sport Utility Finish | NATF Big Axe
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    $49.88
  • Prandi Yankee Hatchet | Waddle & IATF
    Regular price
    $41.00
    Sale price
    $41.00