If you are serious about hand cut mortise and tenon work, here is the tool for you. This is a very large, extra strong tool, forged from the best German steel and fitted with a beefy hornbeam handle. It's built to take the punishment of heavy and continuous use.
From the Manufacturer
An impressively solid mortise chisel from Two Cherries, Germany. With a heavy, round wooden handle and leather disc shock absorber. Overall length is approximately 13”. This is the perfect tool for cutting deep and straight mortises in all types of wood. Manufactured in Germany since 1858, Two Cherries are known around the world for exceptional quality and edge retention. Solid forged of the highest quality carbon steel, each chisel is hardened to 61° Rockwell, producing a strong chisel that will stay sharp longer than most other chisels. Each tool is then fitted with a hornbeam handle appropriate for the size of the blade