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While the single-bitted ax can certainly cut faster because of the added weight that comes with the poll (the end of the ax head opposite the blade), Brett recommends the double bit for its more balanced swing and versatility. 10.000000 +XL8RmbV9bWZCS0sbOhZjdXV5yZRFx5etfGjUqFUKNi/JVSt/wAjvJ0N1cXDX2qytc3AuXVl4hWH CMYK 100.000000 PROCESS The steel handles are provided with a leather grip that allows the axe handles to absorb mishits as well. PROCESS O/8AUgZGQ2ZQNH5/cm1tqNhdQRT29xHLDOqvC6sKMriqkfPJMURirsVdiqUJaSxuYZLj02Z2KVMw PROCESS 35.000000 36 in. 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C=0 M=50 Y=100 K=0 The standard length for the handle of a felling ax is 36”, but Brett says that’s even too long for most men. 15.000000 1vzndyQ2SrJDHZ8iVuo3lSU/uAokT1KAnccaGoBxVX/SH1T6sw1jznOIWM3P6j6nqKyRyenIv1fo AQBIAAAAAQAB/+4ADkFkb2JlAGTAAAAAAf/bAIQABgQEBAUEBgUFBgkGBQYJCwgGBggLDAoKCwoK n5O/MmC5Zm85RPa/WPVji/RkHJYfVjpDzLf74Rk5UrU8q7bqtXfkr8xJWc2/nGO2QcDDEul2rKGA Don’t be turned off by that. Another thing to look at regarding the handle is how well it was hung, or mounted to the ax head. 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Includes 1 wood wedge, 1 steel wedge and instructions. C=75 M=100 Y=0 K=0 sSsYwyj4a4oZjiqQ+Y9N0+51Ty/dT26Pd215IltdUpNEs1rMJBHIKOgcKOXE703xVD+WPJ+j2a2O If you decide to opt for a new ax, Brett recommends avoiding the ones at the hardware store and instead only buying from a few select brands that have a reputation and history for putting out quality tools. CMYK Green tJKvOXgwZixmaBASBv8ADXpiqUaJ591iw1BLPTPIphsZucEF5YQSxwSRW0SyRGvpJwj+N0RqFSSO We only recommend products we genuinely like, and purchases made through our links support our mission and the free content we publish here on AoM. Adobe PDF library 15.00 Wedges only ship with handles that require them. cZvUTjsEYbHZiPbFURF+V+ka9f2tt5m8k+hbiMQreHUJbl1DpLcSszqwIKzvwBO7cq9sVZ35Y/LL C=0 M=100 Y=100 K=0 Hardwood handle features a handle guard for overstrike protection. No epoxy or wood wedges are needed to attach clay pick to handle. 2CqXTfm15h1i6uNG1lvK97ZNZrJdafcWuozReuqNcxMUaKRXR1VXFdwBXZ/hKqaSfmn5v0jUbfQR 45.000000 65.000000 0.003100 C=0 M=0 Y=0 K=30 All AA grade handles are shipped with complimentary wedges - if wedges are required. 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Ideally the grain of the ax handle should run parallel to the bit of the ax. 28nRa74qq/XYhsySq3celIaH5qpB+g4q764G/u4ZZD3HApT/AJGcB92Ku53cmyoIF7s5DP8AQq1X 0.000000 100.000000 va/mP5nuYo00/wA9pqmsQcjdaXY+XLq8En7mIER8RatRXSWRTz+JW70GGlZRodt+buv6Da6hYedb This length will provide you with both force and control. SY1qB0UseI7VOKoBfy68iCx+otoNjLaV5GGWCOQE0UVPMNU/u13PhiqbaZo+maYk6WFulutzKZ5w The stated length is overll - i.e. C=90 M=30 Y=95 K=30 yT5Xvkv9D04Wl1HbSWSSCSV6W8swuGjo7MP7wVr1xVlGKoS/vTbyWcKj97ez+hG3Hkq8Y3mYtupH If the ax head just has some small chips or is a little rusty, that can be fixed and cleaned up. 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CMYK 100.000000 While Brett extolled the virtues of the double bit, he did emphasize that whether you go with a single bit or double bit is a matter of preference. 0.000000 2018-07-03T12:06:31+01:00 WALaBpkVTFJaNKwZJlJMsdrIh7D1Kgdaqsu846f5tvdIEflXVYtI1WN+az3EAuYpFEbgROG3UFyp PROCESS / The “right” ax for you is the one suited to your particular needs. 0.000000 o+w/5Zov+AX+mKoaey06dXtoreJmb4JWVFogOzb0+1ToMVQUXlDyqupTTDSLP1iWnMnoRlvVuWb1 PROCESS 0tNN9VIpkjN1diKbjHOrxcnVt2K12HhiryZ9T1DSNe1rR9UitZ47PSNShtb19Pso6axaWn6R+IxR 0.000000 70.000000 0.000000 90.000000 CMYK HSLKGxtIUWOOKBAg4p9mtN269TviqPxVjfnjRJde0kWFpHDPcxzBmElzNbekHjeMvyt/jJ4yGiGg 0FLL6jHaWKWdQ31dLGBUqpDKeIAGxUYqmt3bakyNb/pEPLIKLH6SA0O3LrUAeP8AHFWNTeQvMI8y nvpXq7LOrqP9+JVj/slKD/hcVXRzvzEcyenIfs0PJW/1TsfvAxVbb+p6s4eRnCuFUEKKDgrdgP5s 79.998800 en/V1tWZTAzBWM7nrvTqcVZ3enyZdecF0mx1TT7PTx5fcPefU7SZRrAuo7ZXoY6u/wC/3jQ8Kjp1 zHPp8vpWuj3+quNpDaJEEQ0DDk08kNahv2OWKpDcj8x9YuY0uLKHRrS3mVjFBdGU3Kgsr8rtPTeF After you’ve ascertained the handle is made from hickory or ash, you’ll want to inspect the grain direction of the wood, as well as growth-ring width and quantity. baUN9BYsPwyPGPwCz8M+XzDuR/5abn/kSP8Aqljxj8Ar4Z8vmHcbVv70zzE/a5rLxPzQKE/4XHjH 60.000000 The Art of Manliness participates in affiliate marketing programs, which means we get paid commissions on editorially chosen products purchased through our links. 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