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Offline jasnt

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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #270 on: December 07, 2019, 05:23:37 PM »
What wpuld you suggest buying someone who is just starting to make things for people?
What wpuld you suggest buying someone who is just starting to make things for people?
steel.  If he has the stuff to forge then material is what he needs.  If still learning classes are well worth it
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #271 on: December 07, 2019, 06:13:19 PM »
Started making feathers again and leaf coat hooks
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #272 on: December 07, 2019, 08:01:29 PM »
Made my first feather today

Now that is just COOL!
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #273 on: December 07, 2019, 08:43:08 PM »
What wpuld you suggest buying someone who is just starting to make things for people?
What wpuld you suggest buying someone who is just starting to make things for people?
steel.  If he has the stuff to forge then material is what he needs.  If still learning classes are well worth it
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #274 on: December 08, 2019, 04:35:12 AM »
Made my first feather today

Now that is just COOL!
thank you

Needed a better top tool to make the feathers so I cut some tie rod (4140ish)and made one.  It works well but needs sharpened often so Iím remaking it from O1

The h13 punch and drift are awesome!
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #275 on: December 08, 2019, 04:41:43 AM »
Looks like your staying busy making cool stuff. I use to have a hatchet that a buddy made me similar to what you have there, it was pretty sweet.

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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #276 on: December 08, 2019, 05:04:52 AM »
Looks like your staying busy making cool stuff. I use to have a hatchet that a buddy made me similar to what you have there, it was pretty sweet.
after I made it I was thinking itís very hatchet like and with a heat treat it would probably be a great little hatchet.  Would need thinned down some.  After I finish the O1 tool Iíll repurpose it for a trapping ax
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #277 on: December 19, 2019, 11:45:23 PM »
Finished up the slitter in O1 and another set of tongs and did a smaller drift for my struck tools.   Picked up a bunch of square stock today and I need to get some steak flippers done. May do some dragon head flippers
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #278 on: December 30, 2019, 05:17:01 PM »
Does anyone know of a place in eastern Washington that sells forging coke? I sold my propane forge a couple years ago and wanna start again. Got a brake drum, rebar, and a welder so I think thatíll be a fun build. Gonna use the rebar to make my Tongs too.

Or should I buy coke online?
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #279 on: December 30, 2019, 09:25:13 PM »
Search nwba few of the members sell it in 50lb bags
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #280 on: January 08, 2020, 08:09:17 AM »
These leaf coat hooks are flying out the door.  Had to start an Etsy account to keep up with orders. 

Been playing with herb choppers
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #281 on: January 08, 2020, 09:40:33 AM »
Dang! Thatís awesome. Hope the Etsy shop makes you some good side money! Seems good blacksmiths can make good money once again.
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #282 on: January 08, 2020, 09:43:38 AM »
These leaf coat hooks are flying out the door.  Had to start an Etsy account to keep up with orders. 

Been playing with herb choppers

How much are your coat hooks?
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #283 on: January 08, 2020, 01:51:58 PM »
These leaf coat hooks are flying out the door.  Had to start an Etsy account to keep up with orders. 

Been playing with herb choppers

How much are your coat hooks?
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Re: Black smithing
« Reply #284 on: January 20, 2020, 08:34:47 PM »
Few items finished recently
243Round ct. 631
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338 lapua rc 174
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The commission shall attempt to maximize the public recreational game fishing and hunting opportunities of all citizens, including juvenile, disabled, and senior citizens.
https://apps.leg.wa.gov/RCW/default.aspx?cite=77.04.012

 


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