New Axe block

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So this monster has become my main axe block and has great inertia, and will last a long time. I picked up a few other which may also become secondary axe blocks. The great width makes it very safe to use as you have lots of room to put the work and the head of the axe further from your legs.

 

 

Squaring up the swamp oak

These timbers were split from the previous oak branch with froe and previously made beetle.

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Then rived into rectangles

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Below early construction of a shave horse, made from recycled Oregon from under the house and some random branches.

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