Mankind has used axes for over a million years. Throughout history, the axe has helped us source wood for our fires, build our houses and protect ourselves against enemies, and that’s just scratching the surface. For much of human history, the axe has meant the difference between life and death. At Gränsfors Bruk, they feel a keen responsibility to ensure that knowledge of axes and axe making is preserved for future generations. They strive to make the best possible axes, based on three different perspectives.