Tag Archives: forging

Tuning Forks

     If you have been reading my blog, then you would know about my Tones piece and how I have been exploring the world of sound with a series of vibrating stings. In that exploration I was naturally drawn to … Continue reading

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Shop Tools

Bending Forks – Video Maker Sometimes a job comes along that requires a tool that I don’t have. Sometimes that tool is specific in such a way that might make it hard to find and buy. Lucky for me, blacksmithing … Continue reading

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!!!METAL!!!

Daniel Hopper is currently making a set of very cool chandeliers, and I am happy to be helping him with this project. Here I am forging a bunch of smaller elements which will be added to the rough form that … Continue reading

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Daniel Hopper Designs

Recently, I have been helping my friend and fellow blacksmith Daniel Hopper (maker of the internet famous octotpus chandelier) with another,  larger chandelier project. These pieces are forged pipe that have been bent in a press to follow the armature on the … Continue reading

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2″ Framing Slick – Instructable

I recently began creating Instructables which you can see on, you guessed it, Instructables.com. Check out my most recent one where I go through the steps of how I made a 2″ timber framing slick. -Stay Tuned Sharing Is Caring

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Bell Hook

The Exploratorium has a large bell that is rung each day at the opening and closing of the museum. The bell has two large metal arms that pivot above it. The swinging action brings the arms down to strike the bell. … Continue reading

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