Learn about the different types of axes and their uses around the homestead. The most successful homesteaders are the ones that are able to do most of the work that is necessary without having to rely on machinery. One of the most common tools that is used by homesteaders is the simple hand axe. This article was designed to introduce the reader to the hand axe, how to use it properly and to maintain one. It also provides a nice graphic on all of the pats to an axe and handle with the names of each area.
This article is from Homesteading Guide. The article helps to describe how the axe is used to accomplish a number of different tasks, as well as talks about the many types of axes that are typically used on a homestead. The information is presented in a way that makes it extremely easy to read and understand. Discover some interesting facts about how to use and maintain a hand ax in order to accomplish a number of chores. The article includes a detailed description of the many different types of axes that are used to accomplish tasks around the homestead. The article includes a number of pictures that help to provide a good visual.