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Hey, I've been away from this forum for several years, I'm not sure if this question has been asked before. I'm in the market for a power hammer I'm not sure where to start. What size hammer would be appropriate, I mostly forge up to 2" 1045 very rarely anything larger. I do some repair work for farm equipment, shoe horses from time to time; and tooling, hammers, axes, knives etc... I'm looking at Anyang #33 or #55, Big Blu 65, and of course a good deal on a used one. I could be thinking to small, but maybe a power hammer is better than no power hammer. I was already going to get o
Hi all, im in the middle of rebuilding an old little giant, original style that didnt have the replaceable sow block. Im making new toggle arms and dogbones as well as welding up and reworking the ram slides. problem im looking at is where the lower die sits. My hammer has old beads of weld laid down in there and they are cracked and lifting up i saw a good article on how to utilize a skil saw to get close and then just use blue and hand srape or dremel to resurface and get back to flat and level then shim it from there. im considering just taking off the top parts of the dovetail side an