mite5255

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    Caboolture Queensland Australia
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    motorsport,motorbike's,blacksmithing,metal casting
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    plastic extrusion

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  1. Seeing that we're showing our bike's here's me with my 78 fxe
  2. Or there are three types of people those that can count those that can't count
  3. Hi and welcome Karl if you want to give them a call to ask them about the anvils there number is 07 49824722.....any info you receive could you please post it on here regards Mike
  4. Hi mat......i have enought problems getting time to use the forge that i have without building another one thanks for the reply's all good ideas.....i was sorta leaning towards wok or camp stove
  5. Hi all..... i have been given 6 old plow disk and i don't know what to do with them , any idea's would be helpful Regards mike
  6. Thanks Phil that sure answers my question
  7. So are you saying its not hard enough
  8. iI asked them via email if they harden the face below is there answer the face is not flame hardened but the overall anvil is heat treated to around 320 BHN. .....what is 320 BHN there prices are 97kg - $550.00 including gst 43kg - $236.50 incl 12kg - $132.00 incl
  9. here are the dimensions 42KG ANVIL.pdf 97 KG ANVIL.pdf
  10. Hi Matt.....There was someone selling them out at the Caboolture flea market the other week and yes they sure looked as cast regards Mike
  11. HI all.....Have any of you Aussie blacksmiths ever have any thing to do with the anvils from the Doug Slack Foundry at Emerald Queensland ....I have attached a photo plus the anvil specification sheet that they emailed me , the specification is the one with the asterisk ....coments on the material specification would be appreciated thanks regards mikeAnvil Material Specification.pdf
  12. HI all.....Have any of you Aussie blacksmiths ever have any thing to do with the anvils from the Doug Slack Foundry at Emerald Queensland ....I have attached a photo plus the anvil specification sheet that they emailed me , the specification is the one with the asterisk ....coments on the material specification would be appreciated thanks regards mike Anvil Material Specification.pdf
  13. Hi I found this on Google http://images.google.com.au/images?oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&rlz=1R1GGGL_en-GBAU334AU334&q=acetylene+generator&um=1&ie=UTF-8&ei=BpdSS7maIYOSsgPW06nlBw&sa=X&oi=image_result_group&ct=title&resnum=4&ved=0CCEQsAQwAw
  14. Here's two interesting pages out of a old IBC catalogue that i estimate to be at least 60 years old , maybe even more , also bearing in mind this is an australian and at the time our currency was in pounds,shillings and pence and not dolllars as we are now I must apologise for one pdf being upside down,its the only way i could get it into my scanner regards mike Attached File IMG_0001.pdf (1.07MB) IMG.pdf IMG_0001.pdf