Self Sufficient Living Review : Wood Grenade Wood Splitter

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Posted by Jason Pullen | Posted in Self Sufficient Living: Review | Posted on 25-02-2012

Who needs the gym when you have wood to split! I’ve managed to source a generously sized walnut tree that had recently been felled, its been separated into logs of various sizes, some as large as 2 foot in diameter, these are way to big to be split with a simple axe, enter stage right, the wood grenade.


Check out the wood grenade here at amazon.

The wood grenade is diamond shaped with a very sharp point and is designed to split logs into four, the pointy end is great for an easy start and placing directly in the centre of that log you are splitting, this is essential to splitting the log into more than two pieces.

I have a 4 pound sledgehammer and to be honest I’m not that handy with these things, I thought that I should start slowly, for my own sake and everyone around me!

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A new member of the household.

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Posted by Jason Pullen | Posted in Self Sufficient Living : News | Posted on 17-02-2012

Hi all, you have probably been aware that of late my blog posts have dried up a little, well there is a good reason for this and that is the new member of our household.
I’m pleased as punch to introduce to you baby Hector, born on the 31st of January at 22:55.

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This is my first and I’m sure bringing up a little one is hard enough, nevermind doing it sustainably. I’m sure you will all have great fun at my expense as I try to bring up little Hector the self sufficient way.

Welcome to the world Hector.

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