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My 30 day Axe challenge 2224

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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #30 on: August 24, 2020, 11:29:39 AM »
Day 15:
Fiskars camping axe. Has lived a hard life, 20 years in the back a Series Land Rover and all that come with it:



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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #31 on: August 25, 2020, 04:38:47 PM »
Day 16:
1st time out:



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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #32 on: August 25, 2020, 09:49:56 PM »
Day 14:
Today’s carry resting on old Fiskars camping axe:
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It took me a second to wrap my head around the scale of what I was looking at here.  :D

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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #33 on: August 26, 2020, 12:10:27 PM »
Day 17:
When the going gets tough:



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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #34 on: August 27, 2020, 10:46:29 AM »
Day 18:
A veteran of a thousand savotta*

* Finnish word for a place of logging/specific lumberjack task or job.


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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #35 on: August 27, 2020, 11:00:45 AM »
Now I know where Savotta brand got their name from, thanks :cheers:

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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #36 on: August 28, 2020, 12:55:38 PM »
Day 19:
Rifleman’s hawk is the tool when some cutting plus hitting a couple of nails needs to be done



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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #37 on: August 29, 2020, 10:44:56 AM »
Day 20:
Lounging after a brief burst of work (several days ago):



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My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #38 on: August 30, 2020, 05:37:45 AM »
Day 21:
Ready to rock:



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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #39 on: August 31, 2020, 02:29:08 PM »
Day 22:
Rest day:



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My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #40 on: September 01, 2020, 12:32:28 PM »
Day 23:
This is size I wear! You can have that blonde over there and  the Nessmuk thread:



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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #41 on: September 01, 2020, 11:13:17 PM »
Day 20:
Lounging after a brief burst of work (several days ago):
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Oh i'm really liking that one  :tu:

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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #42 on: September 02, 2020, 02:46:34 AM »
Day 23:
This is size I wear! You can have that blonde over there and  the Nessmuk thread:


 :tu:

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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #43 on: September 02, 2020, 09:24:40 AM »
That Microhawk is so cute! :dd:
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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #44 on: September 02, 2020, 12:33:18 PM »
Day 24:
Another one bites the dust:



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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #45 on: September 02, 2020, 12:35:02 PM »
That Microhawk is so cute! :dd:
Thanks. Also handy for something so small and light methinks


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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #46 on: September 02, 2020, 09:12:58 PM »
 :like: Lefty you do a lot of chopping and those are not just any old axes, do you compete in Timbersports or just have fun chopping firewood?

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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #47 on: September 02, 2020, 09:47:33 PM »
Day 16:
1st time out:
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That's lovely that, I contemplated getting that pattern a while back. There's some rogue viking genes in me and they were egging me on... but I resisted... I don't know bloody why actually, it's a lovely axe... and choppy!

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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #48 on: September 02, 2020, 09:49:44 PM »
:like: Lefty you do a lot of chopping and those are not just any old axes, do you compete in Timbersports or just have fun chopping firewood?

Who doesn't?  :ahhh

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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #49 on: September 03, 2020, 05:16:56 AM »
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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #50 on: September 03, 2020, 07:14:22 AM »
:like: Lefty you do a lot of chopping and those are not just any old axes, do you compete in Timbersports or just have fun chopping firewood?
I do some Timbersports type training; mainly underhand and standing block chop; for strenght. I use it as aux. work for powerlifting or even replacing max effort sessions these days (Covid has forced me to train early in the morning and big Iron does not mix well with wee hours).

Hence, my chopping sessions are short and all out. Mostly intervals.

For firewood I just use ol’ reliable Fiskars


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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #51 on: September 03, 2020, 07:23:08 AM »
That's lovely that, I contemplated getting that pattern a while back. There's some rogue viking genes in me and they were egging me on... but I resisted... I don't know bloody why actually, it's a lovely axe... and choppy!
I think this Rinaldi is a beast of an axe. Size and shape make it very good general tool. Seems vikings got the shape right, carrying it from the head is very comfortable, more so than normal large axe.  For price; mine was 70 euros; I think it a bargain.

Having said that, it is fair to mention that I’ve only had mine for a fortnight, so far it’s only been used for 2 Timbersports training sessions and I walked about a k with it in the woods to test its Nessmuk credentials.


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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #52 on: September 03, 2020, 08:46:57 AM »
I think this Rinaldi is a beast of an axe. Size and shape make it very good general tool. Seems vikings got the shape right, carrying it from the head is very comfortable, more so than normal large axe.  For price; mine was 70 euros; I think it a bargain.

Having said that, it is fair to mention that I’ve only had mine for a fortnight, so far it’s only been used for 2 Timbersports training sessions and I walked about a k with it in the woods to test its Nessmuk credentials.


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They are extremely comfortable to carry aren't they? I can hook mine under the beard and it just hangs perfectly.  :tu:

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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #53 on: September 03, 2020, 10:54:10 AM »
Day 25:
Jauregi trying to keep up with the Kiwi:



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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #54 on: September 03, 2020, 09:53:33 PM »
Who doesn't?  :ahhh

True, i have a hydraulic splitter for the majority but now and again it's nice to just get out and swing the axe about  :tu:

I do some Timbersports type training; mainly underhand and standing block chop; for strenght. I use it as aux. work for powerlifting or even replacing max effort sessions these days (Covid has forced me to train early in the morning and big Iron does not mix well with wee hours).

Hence, my chopping sessions are short and all out. Mostly intervals.

For firewood I just use ol’ reliable Fiskars


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Got you, you don't need a gym if you have an axe and a pile of wood :tu:

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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #55 on: September 03, 2020, 10:06:34 PM »
Is the Tuatahi a splitter or a chopper?

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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #56 on: September 04, 2020, 06:28:19 AM »
Is the Tuatahi a splitter or a chopper?
Chopper.
It is Tuatahi’s Training Axe.
Less picky for wood than their Racing Axe


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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #57 on: September 04, 2020, 10:25:56 AM »
Day 26:
Last session of the week is done:



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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #58 on: September 05, 2020, 10:23:39 AM »
Day 27:
When the fancy boys go home real work gets done:



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Re: My 30 day Axe challenge
« Reply #59 on: September 05, 2020, 10:26:07 AM »
Great pic.  :like:


 

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