Modification of an M type axe

A fan of the project, Martin Hrdlička, for whom I have been consulting on the creation of a Curonian Early medieval costume for a long time, mentioned his M type ax (“Dane axe”) in August 2021, which was one of the weaker parts of his costume. In the state in which the axe was presented […]

Two-handed axes

Introduction For all my reenactment career (ca. 10 years), I encounter so-called Dane axes, two-handed axes used in second lines on the battlefields. These weapons are very popular and terrifying and the same time. What the most problematic part of fighting with this kind of weapon is the fact that modern warriors tend to implement […]