2016/02/21 – Giving life to an old axe head


In the last 2 weeks I have been restoring an old axe head for a starting bushcrafter in The Netherlands. I’ve made a short video of all the steps, hope you like it.

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2016/02/20 – Weekend hike in a rocky area


Together with Mirek and my dog, we spend this weekend in a rocky area, north of Prague. Here and there was still some snow, but the temperature was slightly above 0 Celsius. The landscape was…

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2016/02/14 – Restoring a hewing axe


For quite a while I had this hewing axe laying around, which needed a big cleanup. So I started with the head, putting it in my electrolysis bath. After 4 hours. After 24 hours. Cleaned…

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2016/02/09 – Mannlicher M1895 NCO Bayonet


A couple of years ago, I bought a batch of axes from an old man, who also gave a block of rust in a shape of a big knife. I had it laying aside all…

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2016/02/02 – Making retro suitcase radio


From an old pair of Sony speakers, a simple amplifier (2x 25 watt rms), 16 mm MDF, and a very old suitcase, a new sound system was born.

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2016/02/01 – Making a new tool roll for my wood carving set


My first tool roll for my carving set does not suffice anymore, since I have a couple of additional items to add to it. So I made a new one from a leftover piece of…

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