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Axe handle #2: Finish

12-04-2014 04:45 PM by Sergeich | 3 comments »

Preparing the handle for metal part setting:I drilled holes to avoid handle cracking with wedges. Two perpendicular saw cuts for wedges: Wedges are ready to be set: I inserted the wedges with a glue and cut the excess: I finished the handle with leenseed oil and liquid wax. As usual.Several photos of the result: At last I sharpened the axe, did several test chops. The grip is very comfortable. Cuts are easy and clean. Well, I guess next project should be done with this new tool.

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