Axe Sharping

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Re: Axe Sharping

Post by tongueriver » Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:46 pm

Mumbleypeg wrote:
Steve Warden wrote:
FRJ wrote: I put my head in a vice too,...

Nah, too easy. :wink: :mrgreen:
I was thinking the same thing when I read it, but decided to let him off easy. ::facepalm:: :lol:


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Re: Axe Sharping

Post by FRJ » Sat Feb 16, 2019 11:48 pm

Perhaps I should rephrase that. ::facepalm::
Oh well, I think you all have come up with your own phrases. :lol:

Now where is that ax head?

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Re: Axe Sharping

Post by rarefish383 » Wed May 01, 2019 11:40 pm

Actually, a double can have a different edge on each side. A thinner chopping edge for felling and a wider thicker edge for cutting roots. "An ax to grind" by the Forest Service is a great video to watch.

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Re: Axe Sharping

Post by kingknight » Mon May 06, 2019 3:03 am

Thanks farefish. Your post is much appreciated. Love the video. Great info.
"Every normal man must be tempted at times, to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats."
H L Mencken

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