wana be

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About wana be

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  • Birthday 10/27/1939

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  • Gender
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  • Location
    Liberty, Maine
  • Interests
    I'm a Cabinet Maker I also kiln dry & custom mill lumber & Blacksmithing
  1. What Did You do in the Shop Today?

    Hi Bubba Google Forging a wheat twist there are quite a few you tube's that show up. John
  2. What Did You do in the Shop Today?

    No Ridgeway they are not braided their done the same way you do Wheat twist
  3. What Did You do in the Shop Today?

    re Red Maple Burl table I made recentaly
  4. Spike door knocker!

    Thanks CT I moved from Haddam, CT to Gods country 22 years ago. John
  5. Spike door knocker!

    Here is one I did for a customer
  6. Well it was supposed to be a project

    Here is what I made from 48" saw blade for a customer
  7. Kalamazoo Belt Grinder?

    Hi I bought the 2 x 48 about 10 years ago I'm very Happy with it
  8. Hi I bought one about 10 years ago, 2 of the bearings on the tub guide cracked I called them up and they sent replacements right away. I don't use the power pack a real lot but it came in handy fullering some railings in a die on a long heat when I couldn't get to the treadle. I'm very happy with it. John
  9. Swage Blocks

    I misspoke the S/Blocks are $170 & they weigh 70 lbs. we also have 1" fire pots with clinker bkr, & 4 1/2" cone mandrels cast for us I'll try to get pic's tomorrow John Sorry I didn't think of it before if you go to New England Blacksmiths web site there might be pic's John
  10. Swage Blocks

    Hi I don't know where you are but if your in New England join the NEB we cast our own S/Blocks they sell for $210 John
  11. To much info what do I do???

    Hi I am in Liberty ME if your close by your welcome to come & spend a couple hours at my forge help you get started John
  12. Thank you I will try Mcnichols. John
  13. I'm looking for information on were i can buy screen to make Fireplace screen also a stupid question what do they mean in the required field Tags? Thank you John
  14. Dry cut saws?

    Hi I've had a Steelmax 14" for about six years am very happy with it I'm on my second blade supposed to get 1200 cuts I didn't count but I have cut a lot of mild steel with it. I have cut 2" square at 45 deg. nice clean cut & accurate. My son has a 14" Dewallt he is happy with as well as an 8" circular saw he uses on for sheet steel.
  15. Grasshoppers anyone?

    Hi these pictures are from a demo a few years ago don't remember the demonstrator all done on a power hammer from pipe John