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  • While chopping wood, use a wide, stable chopping block of about knee height. The chopping block must stand on stable ground with no spring in it. A springy ground will reduce the power of the axe stroke and the splitting effect. It is generally easiest to split a log from the top. Place the log…

  • As part of a small family-owned group, Gränsfors Bruk has three sister companies. All companies have their production in Sweden and focus on high quality. One of the sister companies is @woolpower_official Woolpower, which manufactures warm base layers and mid-layer garments in the unique fabric Ullfrotté Original. All garments, socks and accessories are knitted and…

  • Gränsfors Bruk's core focus is to produce axes with sound green credentials, avoiding any unnecessary consumption of natural resources. #gransforsbruk #responsiblymadeinsweden 🪓 🪓 🪓 🪓 🪓 #axe #yxor #bushcraft #outdoors #craftmanship #blacksmith

  • Today is a good day to take extra care for your axe. The oil* is made from raw linseed oil from Sweden, for the handle and to prevent rust on the axe head. The leather wax is also produced in Sweden and contains 100% natural ingredients. The wax also makes the leather water resistant and…

  • Forest Axes are specially designed to cut across the grain of the wood fibres, for example when felling and limbing, in contrast to log splitting, where the axe goes along the grain of the wood fibres. #gransforsbruk #responsiblymadeinsweden 🪓 🪓 🪓 🪓 🪓 #axe #yxor #bushcraft #outdoors #craftmanship #blacksmith

  • On August 5, the book will be available in in English and German on our webshop. Take part of the history of Gränsfors Bruk, and about the axe as a tool in a brand new book. If you are one of those who love axes, forging, tools and good craftsmanship, this book is for you.…

  • Summer nights when the sun does not set. When the air feels crispy and fresh. When all you hear is the sounds of nature around you. #gransforsbruk #responsiblymadeinsweden 🪓 🪓 🪓 🪓 🪓 #axe #yxor #bushcraft #outdoors #craftmanship #blacksmith

  • KS, An axe marked with this are made by Kjell-Åke Sjölund. How many of you have one KS-axe at home? Hands up in the comments.🙋‍♂️🪓 #gransforsbruk #responsiblymadeinsweden 🪓 🪓 🪓 🪓 🪓 #axe #yxor #bushcraft #outdoors #craftmanship #blacksmith

  • When we asked the question in november, there were many of you who answered. And we heard you. We know you have been waiting. But soon the wait is over. This summer the Gränsfors Coffee Table Book will be available in both English and German. The book about Gränsfors Bruk is a company story from…

  • Gränsfors Splitting Axes, waiting to be shafted. #gransforsbruk #responsiblymadeinsweden 🪓 🪓 🪓 🪓 🪓 #axe #yxor #bushcraft #outdoors #craftmanship #blacksmith

  • When you are out in the woods, with friends or alone. To enjoy nature and maybe make a fire. Which axe is your choice as a companion and why? #gransforsbruk #responsiblymadeinsweden 🪓 🪓 🪓 🪓 🪓 #axe #yxor #bushcraft #outdoors #craftmanship #blacksmith

  • Say hello to Gränsfors Bruks hand hatchet Kubben 👋 The distinguishing feature of Kubben is the short handle, relative to the size of the axe head. It is extremely practical to carry in your rucksack on forest walks, or to keep in the car as it takes up very little space. It makes an excellent…