The Tool Geeks

How To Sharpen Your Ax? Easy Steps To Follow

Learn How To Sharpen Your Own Ax can be a lifesaver. Especially if your work requires to use axes. A sharpen ax blade can cut through almost everything. But on the other hand, a dull blade can make your life miserable and you will have to spend a lot more energy.

Axes are an important tool to have around, especially if you are working outdoor. They are used to chop down trees, for kindling, etc. They are basically like a small machine.  The axes use the pressure from the blade to cut through different woods. To have better results the blade needs to be sharp. If … Read more

How To Make Your Own Ax Handle? 5 Easy Tips And Tricks

Making your own handle isn't a hard task, but you still need a guide to follow so you can know exactly what to do.

No matter what work or hobbies you want, an ax can always be helpful. Maybe you go camping a lot with your friends and you need it for kindling or chopping down small trees. Maybe your work includes going outdoor or using an ax, no matter what the ax is always an important tool to … Read more

2 Axe Handle Makers (USA and Swedish Manufacturers)

Having a bad handle is not fun. It makes the whole chopping process a lot of times harder. That's why you need to buy a handle that is made from a high-quality company. If you want to know the two companies I usually buy from, then make sure to read my post.

If you actually wonder who makes the best handles then it’s safe to say that you care about your tool and the quality. Knowing who made the handle and what material did they use is important, nowadays we see a lot of companies making low-quality products and using good marketing to hide it. If you … Read more

Swedish Axe Makers: Learn More About Them

If you have ever used a Swedish ax then you know that they are good. Today, we decided to talk about the companies that produce these great axes. You will understand why Swedish ax makers are so good.

If you read my blog then you know I love Swedish axes. They are good and they last a lot. That’s why today we will talk about some Swedish companies that make axes. If you have ever heard someone talk about Swedish axes then you probably have seen one of these names: Gransfors Bruk Wetterling’s … Read more

How To Efficiently Split Wood & Save Your Back

Understanding how an ax work and what features you need is important before buying one

Lately, we have been using axes more. Until now we have used them to chop down big trees, small trees, we also have used hatchets for kindling and for camping. Axes can be a lifesaver, especially at camping. You can use them to split wood and make a fire and you can also use them … Read more

Axe vs Hatchet: Do You Know The Difference?

Learn more about the ax vs hatchet topic

One of the best tools ever invented has got to be the axe. People have been using axes for eons. In fact, the first hand-made axes date back thousands of years, to the Mesolithic period (ca. 6000 BC). They continue to be an indispensable tool, and today are essential for a variety of woodworking projects … Read more

5 Best Viking Axes – Find The Most Beautiful Viking Axes

Having a Viking axe can be cool. They are mostly made to decore your room and not for woodworking projects, but you still want to have a durable viking axe, right? Of course, since there are a lot of low-quality viking axes, we have decided to make a list of top 5 best viking axes for you.

Even that most of the Viking axes are for decorations only and they can’t be used on any woodworking project that doesn’t mean that you don’t want a high-quality ax, right? In fact, there are a lot of low-quality Viking axes that will break even if you don’t work with them. That’s why we have … Read more