Gerber Gear 17.5-Inch Freescape

Gerber Gear 17.5-Inch Freescape

Gerber Gear 17.5-Inch Freescape

Gerber Gear 31-002536

Gerber Gear 17.5-Inch Freescape


The Frees cape Hatchet uses a forged steel head that's world class in strength and a design that ensures efficient and reliable chopping. It can tackle a myriad of campsite duties; create kindling for the fire, pound in tent stakes, or make a primitive shelter with ease. Coated with a low-friction surface, the hardened blade slices through wood at a greater than average depth, allowing for faster chopping and maximum overall performance efficiency. The Frees cape hatchet is a rough, ready and clever tool in the Gerber Frees cape series. Additionally, when not protecting its blade, the sheath conveniently stores in the handle.

PTFE Coated Blade: Friction-Free Precision

At the heart of this remarkable tool is a PTFE-coated blade. The magic lies in the reduced friction, providing precision in every chop. Say goodbye to jagged cuts and welcome a cleaner chopping experience.

Forged Steel Head: Enduring Durability

Crafted with a forged steel head, this tool boasts enduring durability. Built for the long term, the construction ensures that it can withstand the rigors of frequent use without compromising performance.

Composite Handle: Comfort and Shock Absorption

The composite handle goes beyond mere durability; it's designed for comfort and shock absorption. Experience reduced hand strain, making each use a comfortable and efficient endeavor.

Slim Sheath: Safe Storage and Transport

A slim sheath accompanies the Gerber Gear 31-002536, ensuring safe storage and easy transport. Your tool remains protected and ready for action whenever you need it.

Efficient Chopping: Control and Depth

Unlock the potential to chop deeper with control and efficiency. The design of this tool empowers you to tackle cutting tasks with precision, making it a versatile companion in various situations.

Forged Steel Head: The Core of Reliability

The forged steel head serves as the core of reliability. It's not just a component; it's a statement of quality and assurance that your chopping tool can handle whatever comes its way.

Extremely Durable and Lightweight Composite Handle

Combining extreme durability with lightweight design, the composite handle is a game-changer. Experience the strength you need without the burden of excessive weight, making every use a breeze.

Soft Touch Handle Over-mold: Comfort Redefined

Redefined comfort comes in the form of a soft-touch handle over-mold. It's not just about durability; it's about making each use a pleasure, ensuring that your hands feel at ease during prolonged tasks.

Craftsmanship: Made in Finland

Proudly made in Finland, the Gerber Gear 31-002536 reflects the excellence of Finnish craftsmanship. When you hold this tool, you hold a piece of quality forged by skilled hands.

Overall Length: 17.3 Inches

With an overall length of 17.3 inches, this tool provides the reach you need for versatile use. From intricate cuts to substantial chops, the Gerber Gear 31-002536 has got you covered.


The Gerber Gear 31-002536 is not just a chopping tool; it's a testament to quality, durability, and craftsmanship. Elevate your cutting experience with a tool that goes beyond expectations.


1. Is the PTFE coating durable?
The PTFE coating is designed for long-lasting durability, ensuring a reliable chopping experience.

2. Can the tool handle heavy-duty chopping?
Absolutely, the forged steel head and durable composite handle make it suitable for various chopping tasks.

3. How do I maintain the sharpness of the blade?
Regular sharpening and proper storage in the slim sheath will help maintain the blade's sharpness.

4. Is the handle comfortable for extended use?
Yes, the soft-touch handle over-mold ensures comfort even during prolonged use.

5. What sets this tool apart from others on the market?
The combination of a PTFE-coated blade, forged steel head, and ergonomic design distinguishes the Gerber Gear 31-002536.

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Reviews (8)

Axel Arborist 23
January 10, 2022

Precision Redefined!

Unleash precision with Gerber Gear 31-002536. Effortless chopping, durable build—forestry finesse at its best!

February 2, 2022

Durable Dynamo!

Gerber Gear 31-002536's forged steel head means business. Built tough, chops easy. Forestry favorite, hands down!

March 10, 2022

Comfort in Every Chop!

Composite handle bliss! Shock absorbent, lightweight—Gerber Gear 31-002536 keeps fatigue at bay for extended forestry feats.

Lumber Larry 77
April 7, 2022

Chop with Confidence!

Slim sheath, safe haven. Gerber Gear 31-002536’s PTFE-coated blade ensures clean, confident cuts. Forestry's finest companion.

Birch Bender 12
May 24, 2022

Finnish Flair!

Crafted in Finland, Gerber Gear 31-002536 is a masterpiece. Unmatched craftsmanship, forestry excellence in every swing.

Maple Maverick 55
June 11, 2022

Ergonomic Marvel!

Soft-touch handle bliss. Gerber Gear 31-002536’s ergonomic design is a game-changer. Forestry enthusiasts, this one's for you!

Oak Oracle 29
July 11, 2022

Versatile Viking!

Gerber Gear 31-002536 - the Viking of versatility. Chop deep, chop clean. Forestry folklore in the making!

Redwood Ruler 64
August 15, 2022

Length Matters!

With an overall length of 17.3 inches, Gerber Gear 31-002536 is a forestry giant. Reach new heights in precision and power!