At 30-years-old, Yu Kikuchi was tired of his job. Working in an assembly line that made turbines, he was aching to find a new lease on life. So when he heard about 80-year-old master... continue reading
posted by Aard Vark (oritteropo) 1 year 2 months ago • 299 views • 2:46
A good anvil is the mother of all shop tools. Here is tour of my small collection, and a few things I have learned regarding anvils over the years.
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posted by Aard Vark (oritteropo) 3 years 4 months 1 week ago • 692 views • 7:58
If you're keen to live out your own "Game of Thrones" battle fantasy (ahem, good luck), see Richard Furrer. The Wisconsin-based blacksmith forges Ulfberht style swords, the name given to a group of uncommonly... continue reading
posted by blacklotus903 years 7 months 3 weeks ago • 265 views • 2:23