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Professional Smithing: Traditional Techniques for Decorative Ironwork, Whitesmithing, Hardware, Toolmaking, and Locksmithing

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This is one of the very few manuals written by a recognized professional smith; in this case, one with over 50 years' experience, whose work appears in hundreds of restorations throughout the country. The book has long been unavailable and a collector's item; this eagerly awaited reprint completely reproduces the original edition. Here traditional smithing techniques are ...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published November 1st 1995 by Astragal Pr
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Shelves: non-fiction, diy
Includes the making of rim locks but much of this can be found online nowadays.
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