Who is the fellow in Summerside that will cut plumbing pipe to custom lengths? Have eliminated any of the hardware stores on PEI, and the plumbing specialty place looked at me like I was on crack for wanting an 8 or 9 inch piece. (Nobody on PEI carries longer than six). I need an 8 inch piece to get a precise air mixture in the forge burner. (8 if I can get it with threads only on one end, 9 if it's threaded at both and I grind off the threaded inch at one end). ... See MoreSee Less
If anyone sees a block of metal that looks like this being discarded anywhere, scoop that baby up. Most people don't know what they are, and they can just end up as scrap weight kicking around. But to a blacksmith they can end up costing more than an anvil to obtain.
Swage block, swedge or dapping block and cone or ring mandrel information. Gallery of antique and current swage blocks with history and descriptions. Tools for artist blacksmiths, metal sculptors, jewelers and armourers.
Removed the nozzle of the printer to check for blockage and it's clear. So it looks like the obstruction is up in the heat break as suspected. Evan Currie, does your tool that Steve mentioned clear the break or is it just a bit? ... See MoreSee Less