Modifying and making the perfect axe for my hiking trips
Making a multi-functional axe for my hiking trips. Long and heavy enough to cut down a tree, short and light enough for processing fire wood, and customized head for easier handling during carving.
Making the ultimate food bag for multiple day outdoor trips
Making the ultimate food bag for outdoor trips from all leftover materials I had from previous projects and a discarded backpack.
Making a double bit wooden axe with leather wrapped handle
A friend of mine asked me to make this for him. It should be a double bit, leather wrapped, decorated axe. This is how it turned out.
Making a simple strong wooden mallet
For my wood carving projects I needed a wooden mallet, so I made a simple one, with a ash handle, a beech head, and oak dowels to strengthen it. The wedge is also from oak.
DIY photo box with wooden frame
To make nice pictures of outdoor equipment and my axe collection, I made this photo box. I did not go for the usual cardboard box setup, but for something more sturdy as some of the…