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Axe Repair

This is an old axe I found and cleaned up.
The handle was loose, the head was very rusty and it had a chip in the cutting edge.
A long soak in white vinegar, and a clean with a wire wheel got the rust off.
I used a hand file to reshape the edge, and then put the head on a new handle.