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Posted on Stiff hands from axe/adze work?

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#1 posted 11-14-2015 09:57 PM

Try loosening your grip, it sounds like a death grip. The tighter you hold it the less blood can circulate on your hands. Lactic acid can build up leading to cramps.

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While what you say has loads of truth to it, I realized one day I had tendinitis. No matter my technique, it hurts. It was caused by years and years of being a carpenter.

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