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Monday, August 4, 2014


Etsy Metal Blog Carnival 8/4/14:  "Show us your tools!! Favorites, shop setup, desires..."


One of my latest acquisitions: A Double Bench - It's Beautiful!

Tree Stump and Anvil made out of a piece of train track
Bench, files, pliers, bench pin, flex-shaft, etc.

Soldering station, drill press (left)

Art/craft and other books and videos above my bench

Big metal and small wooden tool boxes.

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My newest baby! An 1911 rolling mill with one sexy leg.

I pulled it apart, cleaned and lubricated 

My new home (I still have to bolt it to the floor)
Thanks for visiting! Make sure you check out other Etsy Metal metalsmith's tools and studios by clicking on the links below:

1. 2Roses:
2. Peculiar Forest:
3. KSkilesJewelry : ‎
4. Nanopod:
5. Anne Walker:
6. Nodeform:


  1. Love the dark colors of your workbenches. Beautiful.

  2. very cool rolling mill and the clean up you did with it.

  3. All these tools are too interesting and can be so useful.I like these all tools. It is so difficult work to carrying on such useful post. Your work is great!

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