2013/03/24 – My typical hammock & tarp setup


Here a quick overview of the typical setup I used. The hammock sometimes may vary as well as the tarp, but the way I set it up never changes. This method is my favorite after…

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2013/03/24 – Testing my restored, reshaped axes heads and the horse shoe knives


This morning, I decided that it would be a good time to test out the axes and knives that I made previously. – Click here for the knives – Click here for the axes It…

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2013/03/20 – Burn test on a 100% wool blanket, part 2/2


In part 1, which I posted about 2 months ago, you can see me doing a burn test on a 70% wool blanket. Result was some burn marks. Now, in part 2, I did the…

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2013/03/17 – Making 2 knifes from a horse shoe


Last weekend I decided to try making knifes from a old horse shoe that I had. So I cleaned up the horse shoe which was all rusty, until it looked like this   Then I…

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2013/03/16 – Restoring, reshaping, and bring new life into some old axe heads


For a while I have been using my restored hatchet(s) on some of my hiking trips. They are nice for the small work, but chopping through a bigger tree (dead ones) was not easy. So…

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