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The Complete Modern Blacksmith

Author : Alexander Weygers
ISBN : 9781607743750
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 74.73 MB
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A truly unusual and unique resource, this extremely hands-on book brings together three popular but long-out-of-print classics (THE MODERN BLACKSMITH; THE RECYCLING, USE, AND REPAIR OF TOOLS; and THE MAKING OF TOOLS) essential for anyone interested in the making, repair, maintenance, or arcana of tools. An essential volume in any serious craftperson's library, this book covers setting up a smithy (anvil, forge, hammer, tongs, and all), and manufacturing everything from stone-carving chisels to decorative wall hooks. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

The Complete Modern Blacksmith

Author : Alexander G. Weygers
ISBN : 0898158966
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 80.97 MB
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A truly unusual and unique resource, this extremely hands-on book brings together three popular but long-out-of-print classics (THE MODERN BLACKSMITH; THE RECYCLING, USE, AND REPAIR OF TOOLS; and THE MAKING OF TOOLS) essential for anyone interested in the making, repair, maintenance, or arcana of tools. An essential volume in any serious craftperson's library, this book covers setting up a smithy (anvil, forge, hammer, tongs, and all), and manufacturing everything from stone-carving chisels to decorative wall hooks.
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

The Modern Blacksmith

Author : Alexander G. Weygers
ISBN : UOM:39015006367828
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 38.2 MB
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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

New Edge Of The Anvil

Author : Jack Andrews
ISBN : 1879535092
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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The "New Edge of the Anvil" is a resource and tool for blacksmiths and those who want to learn blacksmithing. It is a revised and expanded edition of the "Edge of the Anvil." With drawings, photographs, and charts it describes the forging process, heating, upsetting, drawing out, forge welding, metallurgy, and tool making. All of these processes are clearly illustrated by the numerous drawings, in which the tools, equipment, and shop layout are fully detailed. This resource book also explains the process of design, the use of a computer in metal design, how to set up a business and manage it. Providing an inspiration for all artist-blacksmiths are portfolios of the wrought iron work of Samuel Yellin and Martin Rose, two of America's master artist-blacksmiths. To further inspire and to show the new focus of blacksmithing in the metal arts, six contemporary metalworkers portfolios show a series of demonstration pieces of their ironwork. "THE one book you need to get started as a blacksmith - all you need to encourage you to pick up a hammer and start hammering." Nol Putnam. This 256-page book is bound with an improved binding system (Otabind) allowing the pages to lay flat.
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Blacksmithing For Beginners

Author : Tobias Odom
ISBN : 1537599410
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Blacksmithing For Beginners The Complete Beginners Guide To Modern Blacksmithing Projects Is it not fascinating how people turn metal sheets into tools and fancy swords? It seems like nothing short of magic. How do people just grab a piece of metal from scratch and pull together a whole beautiful set of cutlery or a metal vase to hold wild flowers? As magical and whimsical as it seems it is actually no sorcery. It is the art of Blacksmithing. Practiced since the ancient times, this form of art has been used to make metal into all sorts of objects from kitchen tools, mechanic tools and machinery to pieces of décor. If you are someone who wishes to take blacksmithing as a hobby, this book is your best friend. We have designed this book to be complete and self-sufficient yet easy to follow guideline that will help any blacksmith at their beginner level. You will learn everything here in the form of easily comprehendible instructions. We have covered all topics regarding blacksmithing. We aim to keep it simple and yet super informative so that everyone at some level may benefit. As with every art, blacksmithing also requires you to do some prep before you can start whipping up that metal. The book castes light upon the basic tools that you will require to start up the process of blacksmithing. You will be able to learn simple guidelines and procedures that you will need to follow to do our first project from start to finish.
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The Making Of Tools

Author : Alexander G. Weygers
ISBN : 0442293607
Genre : Blacksmithing
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The Backyard Blacksmith

Author : Lorelei Sims
ISBN : 1592532519
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 45.61 MB
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The Backyard Blacksmith takes the mystery out of blacksmithing, but not the magic... There is an increasing interest and revival in the art of blacksmithing as a hobby and art, and both men and women are becoming at-home blacksmiths. Blacksmithing is a simple, rewarding craft anyone can enjoy in their backyard or home workshop -- even beginners can produce useful and beautiful projects on their first try. The Backyard Blacksmith shows you how blacksmithing can be easy to learn, and a rewarding hobby, with some patience and a working knowledge of metals, basic tools, and techniques. Through instructions and illustrations, readers will learn to make simple tools and useful items, such as nails, hinges, and handles, and also an interesting mix of artful projects, such letter openers, door knockers and botanical ornaments.
Category: Crafts & Hobbies

A Blacksmithing Primer

Author : Randy McDaniel
ISBN : UOM:39015067674328
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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Details forging techniques from the start to finish, beginning with the building of your own forge to making tools and elaborate door knockers.
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The Home Blacksmith

Author : Ryan Ridgway
ISBN : 9781620082126
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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As more and more people join the do-it-yourself revolution, they are breathing new life into many time-honored skills and crafts. Blacksmithing is among the trades that are enjoying a resurgence for both practical and artistic uses, yet there is not an abundance of readily accessible information available to beginning blacksmiths to help them get started and understand the craft. Author Ryan Ridgway, a veterinarian and blacksmith with more than fifteen years of metalworking experience, hopes to fill that void with this comprehensive volume geared toward answering the many questions that new blacksmiths often have. By explaining the physics of moving metal, the different styles of anvils and forges, and alternative fuel sources, Ridgway sets his book apart from less detailed volumes. Forty practical, easy-to-follow projects are presented, showing aspiring blacksmiths how to make tools, such as hammers and chisels; farm implements, such as gate latches and hoof picks; and items for home use, including drawer pulls and candle holders. Inside The Home Blacksmith: The evolution of blacksmithing around the world and the differences between the tools specific to each region The behavior of heated metal and the science of metalworking Setting up a shop safely and economically The heart of your shop—the anvil and forge—and the other essential tools Working with different types of steel, including how to salvage steel for different uses Techniques from beginning to advanced Step-by-step instructions for forty blacksmithing projects: tools and other implements as well as decorative pieces for personal use or sale
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The Complete Bladesmith

Author : Jim Hrisoulas
ISBN : 1581606338
Genre : Sports & Recreation
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Looking for instructions in bladesmithing that'll put you on the cutting edge of the custom blade market? Then this definitive guide to forging world-class blades is for you. Written by a master bladesmith, this book tells you how to set up your forge, select your materials, fashion grips and hilts, grind edges and much more!
Category: Sports & Recreation