The Wonderful Fiskars

CarbonNeutral Posted By CarbonNeutral, Aug 18, 2009 at 5:50 AM

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  1. quads

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    Neither. Yugo.
     
  2. TreePapa

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    The thread that will not die.
     
  3. Sisu

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    Well I think you are on to something there! It has a 4.4 lbs head with a 29" handle. I googled the Stihl axe and there is a thread on the ArboristSite.com that talks about it: "You can find the exact same axe under the manufacturer; Gerber. Fiskars came up with the axe in the late 1980s - Fiskars and Gerber have since merged and they sell their product to Stihl. Its exactly the same product - just without the "Stihl" name on it."

    I will have to pursue that further. It is interesting the Fiskars rep didn't mention it. I will have to see if my local Stihl dealer carries it. Thanks for the info Alberta Burner!!
     
  4. Bigg_Redd

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    Pine causes chimney fires
     
  5. schortie

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    A face cord is an acceptable way to measure wood.
     
  6. LLigetfa

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    Only if you use the short handle on your Fiskars and watch out for your shins.
     
  7. Bigg_Redd

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    There's nothing wrong with waiting till Oct to start acquiring firewood for that winter.
     
  8. LLigetfa

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    Test results show that wood split with a Fiskars seasons faster.
     
  9. schortie

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    I'm only 5'3", my shins are too small to hit. :)
     
  10. WoodPorn

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    He cut down trees he wears high-heels................suspenders and a bra???????

    Hey what's all this yaddi yaddi yadda.......

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