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Homemade Portable DIY Blacksmiths Forge

This an homemade blacksmiths forge, it is compact enough to live on a shelf and is great for forging small to medium items like knifes.


The inbuilt 12v rechargeable battery easily holds enough charge to get through one bag of charcoalHere’s how you can make the quality steel that is found in bicycle parts live on, by forging it into blades to create useful tools.

The best thing though is that this can be done on a normal barbecue using lumpwood charcoal and a camping airbed inflation fan as a bellows


Properly melting metals can be a bit dangerous in our home shop.For safety’s sake, please design your work area with this fact in mind.