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Offline Wood Trekker

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Axe Maintenance and Repair
« on: February 13, 2012, 09:58:55 AM »
These are just a few videos I did a while back showing some basics of axe maintenance and repair. I hope you guys like them. I also hope I manage to post them correctly.

Part 1-Sharpening and Axe Care


Part 2-Removing a Broken Handle


Part 3-Hanging an Axe


Part 4-Grinding an Axe


Part 5-Making an Improvised Handle


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Re: Axe Maintenance and Repair
« Reply #1 on: February 13, 2012, 08:22:26 PM »
Thanks for sharing! I'll be revisiting many of these in the next couple of days.

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Re: Axe Maintenance and Repair
« Reply #2 on: February 14, 2012, 11:54:13 AM »
good set of vids there! thanks for sharing :D ive never really been an axe guy, as i really dont need one where i live. that said, it never hurts to learn about them :)
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Re: Axe Maintenance and Repair
« Reply #3 on: February 14, 2012, 04:36:30 PM »
Axes Rock!
Axes Rock!

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Re: Axe Maintenance and Repair
« Reply #4 on: February 14, 2012, 04:37:30 PM »
people who use axes scare me
Axes Rock!

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Re: Axe Maintenance and Repair
« Reply #5 on: February 16, 2012, 06:57:33 AM »
LOL

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Re: Axe Maintenance and Repair
« Reply #6 on: February 16, 2012, 06:08:25 PM »
Thanks for all of your hard work and sharing of these videos Ross!
Great stuff!

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Re: Axe Maintenance and Repair
« Reply #7 on: February 16, 2012, 06:49:41 PM »
people who use axes scare me

LMAO  to funny Bud  one of my girlfriends said I  scare her  cause I like to play with  and now slowly collecting axes :D
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Re: Axe Maintenance and Repair
« Reply #8 on: February 21, 2012, 01:32:28 PM »
people who use axes scare me

LMAO  to funny Bud  one of my girlfriends said I  scare her  cause I like to play with  and now slowly collecting axes :D

Ha! Been there. :)

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Re: Axe Maintenance and Repair
« Reply #9 on: February 24, 2012, 07:39:04 AM »
Very cool WT, I like how you showed how these things can be done in the outdoors rather than in a shop with clamps, vises etc.  We all know when something on the axe does go wrong it's usually not in the shop.     
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