Blacksmithing techniques : the basics explained step by step, complete with 10 projects
Introduces the traditional techniques from a modern perspective. This book focuses on the basics, and includes classic procedures of the craft like punching and bending, as well as modern processes such as plasma cutting, heating with a blowtorch, or the use of manual power tools. With clear instructions and over 500 detailed full-color photos throughout, the book introduces the craft’s materials and tools, from the raw material (iron and steel), to the fuels, to the forge and its accessories. Basic techniques in eight key subject areas are taught step by step. Includes instructions for ten creative projects ranging from a cold-forged table trivet to a candelabra, and even a large sculpture applying industrial processes. A photo gallery features a selection of pieces by artists worldwide.
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