February 25, 2019
Hults Bruk Axe Maintenance and Modifications
Our resident axe restoration expert Lane (aka Bushcraft Sisyphus), has a love for collecting and restoring old axes. Below are a few videos on how to modify and maintain Hults Bruk axes. You can follow Lane’s axe adventures on his YouTube Channel. Warning: It’s for true axe nerds only!
Maintaining and Resetting the Grind Bevel
In this video learn how to reset the bevel on a scandi or flat grind axe by hand. It takes a bit of time, but it’s not hard, and the result is awesome. Try it!
Maintaining – How to Touch Up Your Hults Bruk
A sharp axe is more useful and safer than a dull axe. If your axe isn’t in bad shape, a simple “touch up” can keep your axe razor sharp and ready to use. In this video Lane walks you through cleaning and stropping your Hults Bruk, essential things you should do to keep your Hults Bruk axe in top shape.
Hults Bruk Grinding Stone Review
In this video Lane compares axe grinding stones (pucks). Find out why the Hults Bruk Grinding Stone is an exceptional and essential tool to safely and easily sharpen an axe in the field. “Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” – Anonymous Woodsman
Modifying a Hults Bruk Arivka 5-Star Axe
Step by step tutorial on a high-performance mod on a Hults Bruk Arvika 5-Star axe. How to put an aggressive full convex grind on the bevel, improve the satin finish on the cheeks, and slim the handle for better feel.