Author Archive for Tom Jefferson


Vintage hand forged froe.

A froe is a blade, about 1/2″ thick on top, tapered to a knife’s edge that’s used to split wood in a controlled manner.  I say in a controlled manner becuase the splitting maul is an axe used to split…

12’x16′ Timber Frame Kit


This kit is a simple 3 bent 12′ x 16′ timber frame structure that can serve as a home office, small cabin, workshop or tool-shed. The frame is pre-cut, marked, and ready for assembly. Each kit contains enough decking for…