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Rob_H

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  1. Made this forge out of a industrial sized water meter box. I basically sliced the top and bottom four inches off the box and bolted everything together. http://www.iforgeiron.com/gallery/image/37741-new-forge-sketch/ http://www.iforgeiron.com/gallery/image/37744-forgefire/
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    Forgefire

    From the album: Backyard forge

    This pic shows forge better, it is powered by a large hand crank blower.
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    RobNewForge

    From the album: Backyard forge

    It works great. It heats well and keep temp good.
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    New forge

    From the album: Backyard forge

    At first I was going to use the hole that was cut for the meter base but it was not large enough so I cut it out and dropped in brake drum.
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    New forge sketch

    From the album: Backyard forge

    I was given a industrial size water meter box 18" square and decided to make a new coal forge out of it.
  6. About a month ago I was involved in a project with my son's Elementary school. Basically they had an art show and auction that benefitted the art department and the teacher had local artisans work with the kids to make some special things to auction off. My particular project was this mobile I came to class one day with my Blacksmithing tools and explained the process of working with metal in the forge, my son helped out as he has been ther right along with me as I learn this stuff. Anyway the school had all these plywood shapes that were kind of organic and they sanded and stained them, my
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    Art Mobile

    From the album: Creations

    Mobile made with Elementary students for art show
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    Art Mobile

    From the album: Creations

    Mobile made with Elementary students for art show
  9. man that is a sweet forge! what did you turn the fire pot out of?
  10. new guy here too...i built my forge very cheaply by using a brake drum, here is a pic the speed control is what makes it all work, 15.00 at Harbor Freight lets me slow a shop vac way down
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    my vise

    From the album: backyard Smithy

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    speed control

    From the album: backyard Smithy

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    Ladle detail

    From the album: Creations

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    Candle Stick

    From the album: Creations

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    Utility Rack Detail

    From the album: Creations

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    utility rack

    From the album: Creations

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    S hooks

    From the album: Creations

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