Practical Blacksmithing and Metalworking by Percy W. BlandfordPractical Blacksmithing and Metalworking by Percy W. Blandford

Practical Blacksmithing and Metalworking

byPercy W. Blandford

Paperback | July 22, 1988

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Blacksmithing and metalworking can be easier than you would imagine. This book shows you how - with some patience and a working knowledge of metals, tools, and techniques - blacksmithing can be a rewarding, inexpensive hobby. Using simple instructions and first-rate, detailed illustrations Blandford makes it easy for the novice to learn this craft, while offering project variations complex enough to challenge even the experienced blacksmith or metalworker.
Title:Practical Blacksmithing and MetalworkingFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:9.2 × 7.6 × 0.71 inShipping dimensions:9.2 × 7.6 × 0.71 inPublished:July 22, 1988Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0830628940

ISBN - 13:9780830628940


Table of Contents



Chapter 1: Blacksmithing Traditions

Chapter 2: Iron and Steel

Chapter 3: Forge and Anvil

Chapter 4: Smith's Tools

Chapter 5: Basic Techniques

Chapter 6: Advanced Processes

Chapter 7: Handles

Chapter 8: Easy Tools to Make

Chapter 9: Making Blacksmith's Tools

Chapter 10: Domestic Hardware

Chapter 11: Decorative Ironwork

Chapter 12: Finishing


Chapter 13: General Metalworking

Chapter 14: Measuring and Holding

Chapter 15: Cutting and Shaping

Chapter 16: Drilling and Screwing

Chapter 17: Soldering and Brazing

Chapter 18: Hollowing and Raising

Chapter 19: Casting