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  • Swedish Road Trip

    November 12, 2019

    One of the highlights of our 2019 Swedish road trip was a visit to the Gransfors Bruk axe forge. It was completely inspiring to see the latest developments at the forge and to meet the wonderful staff, it's easy to see why Gransfors aren't just about making some of the best axes available anywhere in the world but they are a leading model of a business that considers the production of a durable long lasting high quality product / the consumption of natural materials / staff well-being in equal measure. Read More >

  • Look after your back!!

    July 24, 2019

    Tough timber handling tools for the small woodland owner are a real godsend and often in the absence of mechanical help the only way to safely move logs aorund. Read More >

  • STOOL MAKING AT THE SILL, National Landscape Discovery Centre

    January 10, 2019

    The Sill, the new National Landscape Discovery Centre asked if I could teach 'Make a Rustic Wooden Stool' course early in 2019. So... two one-day courses are planned and will provide an enjoyable introduction to the skills needed to make simple traditional 3 or 4 legged stools. It will be very hands-on using locally sourced hardwoods using hand tools. Read More >


    October 25, 2018

    After a long absence we have finally restocked with a range of traditional timber handling aids from The Peavey Manufacturing Co. Read More >

  • Missing steel wedge in Gransfors Bruk axes?

    January 28, 2018

    In February 2016 Gransfors Bruk announced that, with the exception of their splitting axes, from now on they would exclude fitting a steel wedge to most of their axes.The main reason for this move was that due to testing and experience they could not see the purpose of it. Read More >

  • Wetterlings Axes

    January 28, 2018

    Many axe enthusiasts are wondering what has happened to Swedish axe makers Wetterlings. Surely such an important part of Sweden's long association with axe production couldn't be allowed to disappear? Read More >

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