Picture of Metalworking


Old-Fashioned Tools, Materials, and Processes for the Handyman
Edited by Paul N. Hasluck
Skyhorse Pub Co Inc

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Pub Date: 2011
Format: Paperback with bw illus.
Pages: 760 pp.
Size: 6.00 x 9.00 inches

ISBN: 9781616081850
TB Code: 1906047
Availability: 205 in stock

With over 2,000 black-and-white illustrations and clear, practical instructions given by expert handyman and blacksmith Paul N. Hasluck, Metalworking offers everything you need to know to turn a chunk of metal into a useful and well-crafted product.

From building a blast furnace and polishing metals to forging iron and steel and spinning metals on a lathe, this comprehensive guidebook includes the tools, materials, and processes that are fundamental to the art of metalworking. Included here is information on working sheet metals, gold, and silver; building a dynamo and electric motor; making a vertical steam engine; and more!