Hatchet Head

A term of art referring to the radiological appearance of the humeral head following severe erosion due to rheumatoid arthritis
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lost in the Sirius ...?' Consideration of the provenance of the hatchet head recovered from the Sirius wreck site.
Called the Safari Kit, it features a quick release handle, a hatchet head, and a 4-inch hunting blade.
The reduced thickness of the hatchet head enables resharpening to extend closer to the haft, while on unpecked hatchets the edge angle would progressively increase as the edge gradually moved towards the thicker centre of the hatchet head.