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Splitting A Log - The Easy Way

12 Sep 2014

Here's the easiest way I know of to go from log to bowl-blank. Easy as...

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Done.

Splitting a log

I just pound the axes in with a 3lb hammer, keeping them as even as possible as the splilt progresses. I think that half of this log will make a nice bowl. The other half will probably become a small box and maybe a spoon or two if I can get enough out of it.