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View Poll Results: If I could have only one, I'd choose
a saw 11 52.38%
a hatchet 10 47.62%
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Old 06-11-2013, 02:43 AM
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I don't think of myself as the strongest guy in camp. I tend to think of a hand axe as a tool that NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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I'll sometimes carry a folding saw, but never carry an axe. The axe is too heavy for the utility pro NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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I feel the best things about an axe (hatchet) are it's ability to be more easily field sharpened and NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Reality's point about "let the saw do the work." is well taken. This is particularly impor NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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