Dale Russell

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About Dale Russell

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    Makes Cerberus look tame

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  • Gender
    Male
  • Location
    Wesburn Victoria Australia

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  • Location
    Wesburn Victoria Australia
  • Biography
    1 . 92 mtr tall / 112 kg ugly as sin BEER drinkin' AUSSIE
  • Interests
    Drinkin' BEER , blacksmithing & drinkin' more BEER
  • Occupation
    Sewing Machine Mechanic . / Jack of all trades ( master of none ) Retired ( before 50 .. :) )

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  1. On youse Ausfire . Sad to say I missed my first Dawn Service for 10 yrs by forgetting to set my alarm , was quite annoyed with myself to when I woke up .. Dale Russell
  2. Pair of tongs by Strine Melbourne Victoria Australia ..... Need I say any more ?
  3. G'day 2070- , might be a good idea to go check these blokes out , they'll point you in the right direction to making your own . https://www.iforgeiron.com/forum/103-artist-blacksmiths-association-south-australia/ http://www.artistblacksmithsa.org.au/live/ Dale Russell
  4. Aus , missed both the ceremony & TV coverage . Do you remember what station / show it was on so I can maybe do an online search to see if I can find it ? Dale Russell
  5. Amanda / Doug , is there any chance of either of you posting photos of the Black Saturday Remembrance Ceremony in Strathewen from yesterday . Strathewen Community invites you, your family and friends to join with us to Commemorate 10 years on from Black Saturday. I would have attended myself , but sadly the invite was sent to an old e-mail address I hardly ever look at & I only found out about this this morning . I'm sure the rest of the Blacksmiths from Australia & around the world who contributed to the Tree Project would love to see them . Dale Russell
  6. G'day Dan Try these blokes , couple of em " lurk " around IFI from time to time . https://www.iforgeiron.com/forum/103-artist-blacksmiths-association-south-australia/ http://www.artistblacksmithsa.org.au/live/ Dale Russell
  7. Frosty , is this the link you where looking for ? https://www.iforgeiron.com/topic/52308-a-collection-of-improvised-anvils/ Dale Russell
  8. Hi ForgingH , First thing I would do is go check out your local smithing group . https://www.iforgeiron.com/forum/247-florida-area-blacksmiths-assoc-faba/ Dale Russell
  9. FPF , I like it , kind of reminds me of one of these Dale Russell
  10. JHCC , do you mean a pair of these ? .....
  11. Hi all , not air powered , but I came across this yesterday while playing down the YouTube rabbit hole . Dale Russell
  12. Hi Lupercal Might I suggest you contact your local Blacksmithing group , they can point you in the right direction on constructing your " first " ( of many ) forge . 30 seconds down the rabbit hole of searching IFI & I found this ..... https://www.iforgeiron.com/forum/29-philip-simmons-artist-blacksmith-guild-of-south-carolina/ Dale Russell
  13. Hi mechelement this might help you with the setting up of your sideblown forge This might help as well Dale Russell
  14. Hi Desamainia , As an Australian I assume Pa is Pennsylvania ? If so these people would be high on my list to see . https://www.iforgeiron.com/forum/217-pennsylvania-artist-blacksmiths-assoc-paba/ Dale Russell
  15. Hi Chuckbuckeye , Best advice I can give you is look up your local smithing group , 30 seconds down the google rabbit hole & I came up with this . http://www.indianablacksmithing.org/ Dale Russell