Tools consist now of bone, wood and stone, made up as an adze , knife blade, borer, arrow or spearhead.
They are simply tools, just like an axe or adze , and only as good as the person using them.
On the other side is an adze for chopping steps and clearing rotten ice for screws.
I lift out one ax, twirl it, slam in the adze , and gingerly test it.
I could easily plane a length of wood or weld up sheet metal, but would I be as effective if all I had to work with was an adze or forge?
Two cold oranges arrive, looking as if they've been peeled with an adze .
The whole thing is hand-carved, as you can see by the adze marks on the frames.
A man sat near his house using an adze to sculpt a handle for his bill-hook.
Hand tools like the axe and the adze have thousands of years of history.
He shapes the chairs by using a chainsaw and a chair maker's adze .