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Axe Safety

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Naturalist John Rhyder has learned through direct experience how best to handle axes safely when preparing firewood. Here he demonstrates the stances, swing actions and range of cuts that can be made to ensure personal safety when splitting wood with an axe. http://www.woodcraftschool.co.uk An Adliberate film http://www.adliberate.co.uk for WoodlandsTV http://www.woodlands.co.uk/tv


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Does this apply to Kratos ?

Julien Lindauer

October 13, 2018

Worst cut I ever got was from an axe. Slices through flesh like jello

DK k

January 9, 2019

An extremely safe technique. Keep your hands as far as possible from the cutting edge and be mindful of the swing arc.

Aki Väliaho

May 15, 2019

1:38 E's talkin bouchya twig'n berries luv

Jon

November 5, 2019

A great video, very well presented and clearly demonstrated as well presented.
Thank you very much for this video.

Im off to show my kids and teach them how to use an axe even more safely than we were doing previously
Thanks again oh and Happy new year 2020

Family Prepper

January 1, 2020


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