Axes, hatchets, and splitting wedge are used for chopping, splitting, notching wood, cutting trees or slicing through brush. The assortment includes felling axes, flat-head axes, pick-head fire axes, Pulaski axes, and other long-handled chopping tools. Heavy-duty splitting mauls can split wood along its grain. Carpenters hatchets, half hatchets, rig builders hatchets, and splitting wedges are useful additions to a toolbox. A lightweight, fiberglass-handled campers axe may be just the tool for smaller jobs requiring less strength.