Trades Alive – “An Axe to Grind”


In this video from the U.S. Forest Service, Bernie Weisgerber goes over the basic techniques for axe grinding and axe work.

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Learn more about the historic trade of swinging and grinding an axe as a part of the Trades Alive video series.

“An Axe to Grind: A Practical Axe Manual” is produced by the US Forest Service.

A full version of “An Axe to Grind” is available on YouTube through a non-government source.

Note: This video was not produced by the National Park Service and likely does not meet 508 Accessibility requirements.

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