Douglas Milewski (dacuteturtle) wrote,
Douglas Milewski

Axe Head Frustration

The other week, I spent 15 minutes making a temporary axe handle. Last night, I spent about 40 minutes trying to remove that temporary axe handle. Argh. Damn me for learning.

The new  hickory has a crack in it from drying. Damn. Once I started working it, it dried too fast. 

Lots more tool handles now have boiled linseed oil. Oooh, they feel nice.

I picked up some more hickory from the neighbor. Odds are, I'll just cut it up. There's maybe one truly useful piece in the pile.

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