by Joe DeLaRonde. Softbound, 136 pages, 8" x 9". Traditional blacksmithing returns to its roots. Here the author and master blacksmith demonstrates the basic skills and techniques needed to make tools and accoutrements required for life on the homestead or ranch. Detailed and easy-to-understand instructions, illustrations and photographs will help the beginning blacksmith set up the forge, get the fire hot enough for welding, and craft the tools needed for blacksmithing. Learn how to forge everything from weapons and tools; knives, axes screwdrivers, hammers and chains to home-helpers like forks, coat hooks, towel bars and candle holders and more! Color photographs and numerous drawings.
BLACKSMITHING BASICS FOR THE HOMESTEAD
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