There is a little secret that people are finding out about. There is an activity that is as much fitness as it is function. Its as much resource as it is mental recess. If you have an axe and access to wood that needs splitting, you have probably already found out the secret of axe work. Its actually a great little activity that helps body and mind. It reminds me a bit of shooting a recurve bow. Its more arduous but I feel like my brain is working on the same path.
Axe work is dangerous and there are ways that you can destroy your axe and yourself if you are not careful. This article will breakdown the 6 deadly sins of ax work. I am sure you will find at least one thing that you are doing wrong. Oil up that hand
Originally posted on SHTF Preparedness