I Refurbished a long forgotten hatchet. I will utilize it as carving axe and ground a shallower angle on the left side — the side that touched the workpiece — because I heard that’s what you do.
I made my own traditional wax finish. Equal parts turpentine, candelilla wax and tung oil.
I used construction lumber (spruce) for this prototype.
… my first and maybe last bass guitar.