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What is the proper way to swing an axe when splitting wood?

The axe head weighs around 2-3 pounds. It is a fact that it is harder to lift a weight when both hands are at the opposite end of the handle from the head. To stretch the point, consider a 14 pound ...
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What is the proper way to swing an axe when splitting wood?

Handedness is not a binary category -- most people have a natural tendency to perform certain actions with a certain hand, but that does not always have to be their "dominant" hand. There ...
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