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The Complete Modern Blacksmith
The Complete Modern Blacksmith
by Alexander Weygers
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A truly unusual and unique resource, this extremely hands-on book brings together three popular but long-out-of-print classics (THE MODERN BLACKSMITH; THE RECYCLING, USE, AND REPAIR OF TOOLS; and THE MAKING OF TOOLS) essential for anyone interested in... (read more)

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Art of Blacksmithing Revised Edition
Art of Blacksmithing Revised Edition
by Alex W Bealer
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With more than 500 illustrations, this book is perfect for craftsmen who want to set up a blacksmith shop, and for lovers of history and craft alike. This book describes and illustrates the equipment and techniques developed in more than six thousand... (read more)

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The Backyard Blacksmith: Traditional Techniques for the Modern Smith
The Backyard Blacksmith: Traditional Techniques for the Modern Smith
by Lorelei Sims
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The Backyard Blacksmith shows you how — with some patience and a working knowledge of metals, basic tools, and techniques — blacksmithing can be easy to learn, and a rewarding hobby. Through instructions and illustrations, readers will learn... (read more)

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Foxfire 5 (Foxfire)
Foxfire 5 (Foxfire)
by Eliot Wigginton
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The fifth Foxfire volume includes rain-making, blacksmithing, bear hunting, flintlock rifles, and more.... (read more)

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Blacksmithing Basics for the Homestead
Blacksmithing Basics for the Homestead
by Joe Delaronde
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Traditional blacksmithing returns to its roots with Blacksmithing for the Homesteader. Here author and master blacksmith Joe DeLaRonde demonstrates the basic skills and techniques needed to make the tools and accoutrements required for life on the... (read more)

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Bladesmithing with Murray Carter: Modern Application of Traditional Techniques
Bladesmithing with Murray Carter: Modern Application of Traditional Techniques
by Murray Carter
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Bladesmithing with Murray Carter provides the reader with an in-depth look into traditional Japanese Cutlery forging techniques and their modern applications. A non-stop flow of inquiries to Murray has prompted him to reveal the secret techniques learned... (read more)

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The Complete Book of Locks and Locksmithing (Complete Book of Locks & Locksmithing)
The Complete Book of Locks and Locksmithing (Complete Book of Locks & Locksmithing)
by Bill Phillips
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Featuring an all-new test for the RPL exam! THE MOST COMPLETE LOCKSMITHING GUIDE YOU CAN FIND Whether you want to learn lockpicking or locksmithing -- or want to choose locks that are virtually impossible to defeat -- Bill Phillips' classic The Complete... (read more)

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The Art of Casting in Iron: How to Make Appliances, Chains, and Statues and Repair Broken Castings the Old-Fashioned Way
The Art of Casting in Iron: How to Make Appliances, Chains, and Statues and Repair Broken Castings the Old-Fashioned Way
by Simpson Bolland
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First published in 1893, The Art of Casting in Iron has since made its mark in the field of blacksmithing, offering handymen everything they need to know to make appliances, chains, and statues and repair broken castings the old-fashioned way. From... (read more)

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Sculptural Metal Clay Jewelry: Techniques and Explorations
Sculptural Metal Clay Jewelry: Techniques and Explorations
by Kate Mckinnon
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Beginning with an overview of the properties of metal clay, including safety information and metalsmithing terms, this thorough resource offers detailed procedures for creating a variety of components, settings, findings, attachments, 3-D forms, and... (read more)

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The Blacksmith's Craft: A Primer of Tools & Methods
The Blacksmith's Craft: A Primer of Tools & Methods
by Charles Mcraven
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Here is everything you need to know to make and repair your own metal tools, household items, hardware, or farm equipment. Simple and clear instructions, supplemented by step-by-step photography, show how to build a forge, make or acquire tools, and use... (read more)

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French Art Deco Ironwork Designs
French Art Deco Ironwork Designs
by Raymond Subes
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This collection of 122 photographs from the early 20th century displays the range and beauty of Art Deco ironwork. From lamps, hotel sideboards, and sinuous staircase balustrades to screens that look almost Moorish and balcony... (read more)

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Basic Knife Making: From Raw Steel to a Finished Stub Tang Knife
Basic Knife Making: From Raw Steel to a Finished Stub Tang Knife
by Ernst G. Siebeneicher-hellwig
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It's a tool, a collectible, an aesthetic object, and even a piece of art. Knifemaking has experienced tremendous growth as a hobby, and now you can learn this craft.205 color images and illustrated step-by-step instructions provide all stages of the... (read more)

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The Book of Blacksmithing
The Book of Blacksmithing
by Michael Cardiff
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The ability to heat and shape metal into tools, fixtures, and other useful items is one of the most practical skills in the handyman's toolbox. The Book of Blacksmithing shows how surprisingly easy it is to get started in this rewarding craft. Veteran... (read more)

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Enameling on Metal
Enameling on Metal
by Nuria Lopez-ribalta
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(back cover) The ancient art of creating fired enamel on metal objects is enjoying renewed interest in today's arts and crafts world. This book explains the basic techniques clearly and precisely, combining text and illustrations to demonstrate several... (read more)

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Forging Japanese Knives for Beginners: Messer Magazin Workshop: From Steel Production to the Finished Tanto and Hocho with Practical Wire Binding
Forging Japanese Knives for Beginners: Messer Magazin Workshop: From Steel Production to the Finished Tanto and Hocho with Practical Wire Binding
by Ernst G. Siebeneicher-hellwig
About the Author
Ernst G. Siebeneicher Hellwig is a member of the Munich Knife Group and has authored several books on knifemaking. Jürgen Rosinski is a blacksmith and former vocational teacher. He regularly teaches courses in knife forging.... (read more)

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Welding for Dummies (For Dummies)
Welding for Dummies (For Dummies)
by Steven Robert Farnsworth
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Get the know-how to weld like a pro Welding is a highly sought after skill in today's job market and a handy talent for industrious repairpersons and hobbyists. This friendly, step-by-step guide helps you master this commonly used yet complex task... (read more)

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Metal Working: Real World Know-How You Wish You Learned in High School
Metal Working: Real World Know-How You Wish You Learned in High School
by Inc. (cor) Fox Chapel Publishing Company
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This 1903 volume by Mrs. Frances Owens provides recipes and hints for economical household management.... (read more)

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Hot & Cold Jewelry Connections: How to Make Jewelry with and Without a Torch
Hot & Cold Jewelry Connections: How to Make Jewelry with and Without a Torch
by Kieu Pham Gray
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Hot and Cold Jewelry Connections is the perfect tool for encouraging jewelry makers to branch out and develop new skills. Kieu Pham Grays unique approach to metalwork begins with a design concept, then shows how to execute it using either cold... (read more)

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Welding: A Practical Guide to Joining Metals
Welding: A Practical Guide to Joining Metals
by Martin Thaddeus
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From jewelry to plumbing to set design—practical instruction on joining metals, whatever the task at hand Offering an authoritative introduction to each welding technique, accompanied by beginner's notes, this user-friendly, quick... (read more)

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The Wonder of Knifemaking
The Wonder of Knifemaking
by Wayne Goddard
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As a columnist for BLADE magazine, Wayne Goddard has been answering real questions from real knifemakers for more than twenty years. Now, find all the details in one place in this handy reference for every knifemaker, amateur or professional. Clear and... (read more)

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