Instructions & Hints for Assembling Pipe Tomahawks by Gutchess & Gutchess
This booklet covers many different aspects of building replica 18th and early 19th century pipe tomahawks. Included are various techniques for putting holes in handles, pouring pewter inlays, installing silver inlays, fitting up heads, and much more. For those who are interested in building their first muzzleloading firearm, but are intimidated by the undertaking, a pipe tomahawk can be a good training ground. For a fraction of the cost in parts and time, you can learn many of the basic skills.