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Note that a brakedrum forge has almost no coal reserve and is only useful for small projects as a hobbiest or starter forge. The blower shown is a little 120 CFM model I use on gas forges. A hair dryer, furnace blower, or any type of squirrel cage fan will work.

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The cheapest type of forge is a coal forge. All a forge is, is a container to hold the coals and an air source that can be controlled. The simplest form would be a shallow square hole in the ground about 6 inches deep and 10 inches on a side, with a pipe running under ground, into the side of the hole, about 2 inches above the bottom.

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For coal a hair dryer might be a good option, I know for my charcoal forge I have to throttle back the airflow on a hair dryer a bit. Any sort of simple design to block off the air partially will work, the nozzle on most hair dryers have holes so backflow just pushes out rather than causing damage to the dryer, block off as much or as little as you need or go with an adjustable design.

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The cheapest type of forge is a coal forge. All a forge is, is a container to hold the coals and an air source that can be controlled. The simplest form would be a shallow square hole in the ground about 6 inches deep and 10 inches on a side, with a pipe running under ground, into the side of the hole, about 2 inches above the bottom.

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I rapidly developed a deep interest in forging and began obtaining tools at the age of 13. My first forge was built out of an old brake drum and my blower was a hair dryer very high tech. By age 14, I was demonstrating at living history events and selling decorative hardware at local farmer''s markets, reenactments, and shows.

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This allows air to be blown up through it into the forge, but limits coal falling down out of the forge. Rubber flaptype 2" sump pump check valve Full size hair dryer with two speeds (got mine from Walmart for $12) I built my forge on a steel stand kit made by "Tool Shop" that I bought at the hardware store for $24, it has a 500lb weight limit.

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Jun 09, 2010 · can I use a cheap leaf blower for my forge? and how much electricity do they consume ? Hi I am a new blacksmith and I&#39ve been using a hair dryer but that broke so I was thinking of getting a cheap 30 dollar electric leaf blower. And I want to know how much electricity it takes.

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My new mini charcoal forge setup : Blacksmith reddit

I''m from Germany. I had to specifically look for a hair dryer on Amazon which had a cold air only function. It''s actually harder to chime by than I thought. But it was like 14 Euro und it blows cold air in two settings. The old one I had first made the pipe in my forge pretty hot and then stopped working, too. So, I

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Nov 11, 2012 · My hair dryer forge. I use the firebox of a smoker and a hair dryer. It works for the mean time until I can get a metal pipe installed to blow the air up instead of from the side.

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Jun 16, 2009 · I just bought a CVS Brand Turbo 1875 Hair dryer. Turbo 1875 You can get these just about anywhere. They have a high/low switch, and they also have a Cool/Warm/Hot switch. So I just run my coal forge with this hair dryer in the low or high position on cool. It was much easier then trying to spend a day reinventing a hair dryer.

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Oct 25, 2017 · Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Sunlar 110V 250W US Style Electric Blacksmith Forge Blower,Centrifugal Barbecues blower at . Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.

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What''s a good blower for a coal forge? What is a good ''starting'' variable speed blower for a small coal forge setup? I don''t have a lot of disposable income, so looking for something that will be able to get me by for a time. Hair dryer with the heating element removed seems to be a popular choice. level 2. Original Poster 1 point · 3

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May 06, 2014 · Ok so currently Im using a hair dryer as my bellows. Its hook up to a brake drum forge by some steel piping. My problem is since I use charcoal it sparks up so much that I cant get near the fire when the hair dryer is on. This means I cant see the heat color of the metal or if its burning. Is the

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Basic Brake Drum Forge for Under $40: Just a basic run through on a tried and true standard. The small scale hobbyist smith coal forge, with upgrades soon to come. I spent many happy hours in my youth turning out dozens of leaf blade throwers hammered out of hydraulic lifters with a

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can I use a cheap leaf blower for my forge? and how much can I use a cheap leaf blower for my forge? and how much can I use a cheap leaf blower for my forge? and how much can I use a cheap leaf blower for my forge? and how much

can I use a cheap leaf blower for my forge? and how much

Jun 09, 2010 · can I use a cheap leaf blower for my forge? and how much electricity do they consume ? Hi I am a new blacksmith and I&#39ve been using a hair dryer but that broke so I was thinking of getting a cheap 30 dollar electric leaf blower. And I want to know how much electricity it takes.

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How to Build a Forge Coal Forge Plans I''m starting with coal forges because they''re simpler to make. You''re not concerning yourself with airtightness and heat containment. The grill should have at least one handle to hang the hair dryer from. Don''t worry about the heating element being burnt out if you''re using an old one. It just has

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Jan 01, 2013 · Scrap Metal Forge – First Ever Attempt at Blacksmithing. by Ben N on January 1, 2013. I didn''t have a pipe cap On the other pipe off the tee went my hairdryer. I also took a dimmer switch that I had and wired it up with a piece of old extension cord to make a standalone dimmer. One thing I found out real fast is that coal doesn

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Feb 11, 2008 · Got bored the other night and been wanting to make some damascus steel out of motorcycle chain, I have the chain but no forge so I got an old brake drum and welded up a forge. Don''t tell the wife where her hair dryer is.

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I just decided to switch from a gas to a coal forge and invested into a nice firepot. What are some good blowers? Obviously I''d love an old hand crank champion, but I don''t love their ~$300 price tag and I know a hair dryer is most common, but I just wanna see what other people use and how they''re set up.

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May 06, 2014 · Ok so currently Im using a hair dryer as my bellows. Its hook up to a brake drum forge by some steel piping. My problem is since I use charcoal it sparks up so much that I cant get near the fire when the hair dryer is on. This means I cant see the heat color of the metal or if its burning. Is the

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Scrap Metal Forge – First Ever Attempt at Blacksmithing

Jan 01, 2013 · Scrap Metal Forge – First Ever Attempt at Blacksmithing. by Ben N on January 1, 2013. I didn''t have a pipe cap On the other pipe off the tee went my hairdryer. I also took a dimmer switch that I had and wired it up with a piece of old extension cord to make a standalone dimmer. One thing I found out real fast is that coal doesn

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May 24, 2019 · This can be a hair dryer or an exhaust fan. I don''t recommend a leaf blower as these are usually too powerful. Coal. All of the things on that list can be found for nexttonothing. Manufactured Coal Forges. The Centaur Handy Forge with Vulcan Firepot has everything above in a

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First a air source, i have been looking into a hair dryer but though maybe i will make bellows. if so, how large would the bellows have to be? i am thinking plywood/leather construction. Would it take much effort to power a forge with a bellow? Will it be easier just to get a hair dryer? Second and most important is where to find fuel.

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You can pick up or make a coal forge generally cheaper than a gas forge. This is because the burners and insulation of a gas forge generally cost a lot more than the "pan" and plumbing for a coal forge. Coal forge''s generally need a blower, but a cheap hair dryer will work in a pinch. I first bought a gas forge.

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Oct 21, 2007 · Making of a modern professional coal (coke) forge Sign in to follow this . Followers 2. Making of a modern professional coal (coke) forge By DGentile, September 22, 2006 in Tools and Tool Making. a charcoal forge could easily be powered with a simple hairdryer not a coke/coal forge

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May 28, 2009 · With my brakedrum forge, it seems like I almost have to leave the hair dryer blower on Low speed at all times. Now, I know that this can''t be what people with hand cranks and bellows do If I don''t leave it on, that coal/coke fire goes out FAST though. Anyone else with a ghetto hairdryer setup understand me on this one?

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Nov 26, 2019 · I just need to work out a different way to fasten the hair dryer to everything. I''ll probably end up getting a reducer bushing for one side just to make sure it''s all tight going towards the forge, and for the hair dryer side probably straps of some sort. I''ve got some spare spools of wire that I might use.

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Coal forges are lighter to move around propane is usually stationary on legs or mounted to the truck. For just starting I would make it out of brake drum, couple pieces of pipe, old hair dryer and rim for base. Then just pick up lump charcoal to get started. Charcoal works pretty good for small stuff.

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May 28, 2009 · With my brakedrum forge, it seems like I almost have to leave the hair dryer blower on Low speed at all times. Now, I know that this can''t be what people with hand cranks and bellows do If I don''t leave it on, that coal/coke fire goes out FAST though. Anyone else with a ghetto hairdryer setup understand me on this one?

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Aug 19, 2015 · Super Easy DIY Fire Pit Forge for Knife Making and metal working. Perfect for annealing or hardening spring steel. This forge uses BBQ coal some bricks, a pan and an air supply from a wet dry vac

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How To Make an Inexpensive And Easy Homemade Forge

Making inexpensive and easy homemade forges, is something hobbyist blacksmiths are usually always considering. Most simple forges are pretty much the same and can easily be built out of parts that are quite easy to find. The forge I''m about to show you how to make will only require a few things: an old brake drum, a hair dryer, and a few pieces of pipe.

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For other beginners or anyone thinking of purchasing this item, do not, trust me it works but with problems and it is $70. If this was $10 or $20 I would have a better opinion of this. For $70 you could buy a $10 hair dryer (which is what I am using now and it works much better) and parts to build a forge.

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How to Build a Forge Coal Forge Plans I''m starting with coal forges because they''re simpler to make. You''re not concerning yourself with airtightness and heat containment. The grill should have at least one handle to hang the hair dryer from. Don''t worry about the heating element being burnt out if you''re using an old one. It just has

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Blow Dryer and Red Brick Aluminum Forge: A charcoal forge for casting aluminum electrodes and casings can be made from a blow dryer and some clay bricks. Aluminum scrap comes in a variety of forms, mostly involving impurities of one form or another. This scrap can be reduced to (more or

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