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Blacksmithing Tips

On this page I am going to look at a few simple things when it comes to actually doing some blacksmithing. These are just some of the basic skills that a blacksmith uses.

 

Using BoraxIn this picture we have folded over a piece of metal. It was a lawnmower blade. This is folding of the metal. But, when folding something like this you run the risk of having air gaps in between the various folds. These gaps are called Inclusions. But using a product called "Borax" on the metal will help to eliminate these inclusions.