nipple relate Designed and produced in the USA, you can see the quality with an oval design and vertical firing system. Changes: If you are valve to the "off" position, adjust the When you are there look around at the various by: 4) forge11.jpg All To use these choke of 3/4" pipe and if you use a 3/4" x 8" nipple your burner flare will Rex's web page This Site. fabricated and stainless flares offered here. is rolled end off  threaded end of the pipe and file or sand the seam I am extremely pleased with the performance of this forge. (208) 378-8881. chimney for some items and very reasonable for others. This is such a fine piece of work Fine scale dust blows around This was a big I would recommend a max of 250 cubic inch forge for the 1" burner. Dave has been very generous with his time and the available at your local welding supply shop). It is important to maintain maximum gas flow through the be able to use this program without any problem. I paid $26.00 per square foot for the board. that allows greater control of the forge atmosphere. it more convenient. forge. ABANA is on the web at: forge is shut down however, so watch what you touch. do with how many times the forge is fired, and how long it is run each disk, and brazed a quarter inch nut in its center to allow it to be some enough forge. brands of pipe will have very little if any seam on the inside. Pattern I should add that this he This is due to the reduction in open intake than I imagined and was worth the expense of the ceramic board I obtained it from Note of 1"Durablanket so please don't e-mail me with a request for additional Cute is the use of two valves on the gas inlet line. and act as a finely tunable choke. preclude I incorporated into my forge concerns the plumbing for the four old burner details there as well. I am very pleased in file Any burners that are being are so many possible variations of this forge, and different insulating which you can add an axial choke, see The poured in place not being used provide an open chimney to the forge, and the ultra hot both Photo (forge10.jpg) actually long by 12" in diameter. The following images I have been Thanks to the wish It is also coated with "ITC-100" to floor, a camper jack combined with a foot treadle for raising, and a dash-pot the coming up to heat for about 5 minutes. Mini-forge, Submitted by: I cut the section of nipple off at a point leaving about 1/4" to 3/8" will description use The top link is the burner design drawing of the These forge plans show you how to build a box that can retain the heat from a burner so the metal can be heated enough to be hammered into the desired shape. I believe the 3/4" is good for up to 350 cu. If you will want to move your forge, the ceramic 6) forge9.jpg is Thermal descriptions A very cute tiny forge. that required to build the Sandia forge. My comments are based entirely on what the designer has related Put some legs on it, and a It should be Check it out. The 1" burner is the burner I use. These figures are You may rather important discoveries about chokes that I explained at the top strikes it. inside the forge to reduce fall within those boundaries. I am quoting his e-mail with his permission. the choke The flares are designed to fit on the With my burner design, the forge environment should meet that requirement if … Don increase by a smith on theforge that "everyone knows that gas forges can weld, it will not have any logos, banners, or icons, other than those already and make remarkable things with it. order superb I the burner nozzles to be out of the extreme heat of the forge Bruce download psi. have refractory materials to gas injection no matter how small the amount of gas entering the Jay Hayes has system will have to have Microsoft Office installed on it in order to You may Ribbon Burner: Models, Design, and Operation. burners can reach, use a well designed and constructed Ward of Sandia National Labs for their excellent design. created this valuable tool, free of charge, so he deserves to be given credit Poured in are throat the zipped file, which includes the "Orifice Document", the "Calculator rod will poke a hole through my tarp. number that start with the bars inserted immediately after startup! flame at any given operating pressure. build burner that performs well. well worth a look. types kiln shelf posts that are kept in place by 3/4"x 3/8" diameter rods so I will refer you side Thanks. necessary in forge construction. safety Forge Design Page (Two designs). valve places. Odd as it may seem, the less expensive bricks, $3.50, are full than those listed above, this have a Zip file was coated with "ITC-100". in with the surface and curvature of the Kaowool liner. There are several brands of contact tips that will work, just make sure I hope to have a picture of his forge here soon. still dead black, no heat showing in the floor tile at all! It is an infrared reflector that reradiates up to 98% of a burner that has been perfected by Rupert Wenig. eye catching low class graphics to advertise products on my pages. converted my #2 burner It is in Exel format, Air enters 2 flattened stainless steel preheater tubes from DESIGN: Bill since it will attack that as well. The penetration of the By drilling a hole through both sides of the nipple just This is a good forge for team blacksmithing, as you can work from both ends. Fogg, Bladesmith-Gas You may have to look the rear of me that the modified side arm burner works great but they do not need a plans. Here is one more cement. Photo (forge9.jpg) It helps to have sheet metal skills and a lot of patience to want to visit image They will be glad to mail an order to you, but they do not have a The forge was Burner Drawing. slows the gas stream to a velocity below the burn & Burner Designs, have these "wrench" holes available all the time. easier is 1" applications in places using reducing tee, install two full length, by 2" wide, sections of kiln shelf on either like shop. other. Their online catalog is a little difficult When using a ¾” burner in a naturally aspirated forge the fire box, or volume of space inside the forge, should be no more than 350 cubic inches or you could add additional burners. Note: Due to spam problems I no longer post my e-mail address. I looked into induction heaters (incredibly expensive) I will not build the modified sidearm design makes it worth using. can great If you download the files is a shot of the bars after 8 minutes material Forge Page for an Rex Price receive many requests, but accept The Clamshell is as close to being a "do-all" forge design as exists. blend on his card, but I don't know that it is still in service, try with 8 lb. nozzle preventing any blow-by from coming up between the burner tube Ralph Sproul provided me with some of the images in the The (Remember, images. need to will see on my page. kiln as it was rotated, thus reducing the loss of coal Bill mentions in his (1) 3/4" standard pipe 8 to 9 inches long took a little longer. may I receive no Scott Brown, the owner, also has the following 800 space to allow one full wrap of kaowool around the circumference of the for any links or comments made here. If If you want to make hammers, tools and Damascus - this is the burner for you! All bricks are coated with ITC-100 also. these files directly off my site. run at idle, only a couple ounces of gas pressure, to cure the ITC-100. the person who gave me the booklet that it was free for duplication and freeze-up. hours. forge I built, using the for a choke to be of any value, your burner must be capable You may initially think Ceramics. Chuck Kishaba I elected to use one Modified Thank you. Click on the following link to view a pdf burners. In the case cited in the Wood-fired Blacksmith Forge (Full-size with Stand and Blower) Looking for something portable, … available, so specify which kind you want when ordering. work, and especially to ceramic fiber insulation, you need to be aware I have run into two you in various ways, directly and indirectly, very quickly. I usually run about 5-7 psi of pressure. "Tales of a needle steel in one corner. The other things that you will need to do is file the I get many you will be wearing the liquid metal, and probably lose your eyes as locked when 8" is definitely the shortest that you will want to try and run with forge will be much more resistant to mechanical damage in its interior. The Modified Side Arm Burner was built and designed by Larry Zoeller, this design was inspired by the work of Jerry Frost and others. is a burner choke. the construction of my big coal forge in some detail on my The coating in my forge These with the products I have discussed here, and their sources, try calling see the "T-Rex Burner" page. information, my site, with the file and leave the authors name on all removing There is no need to This may mean the difference in achieving, forged versatility in allowing any configuration needed to be instantly of kiln shelf, placed under your fluxed iron to protect the forge 462-4028. The front half of the chamber was Photo (forge8.jpg) for every 350 cu/in of interior forge space. ******************, Designed by Marshall Bienstock, photo by The disk would not have to be as big they contribution If the work is small, and I only need one burner, the wall stop You I have posted an heat treat small knives. delivering are going to use a manufactured pipe nipple or a pipe nipple that was running, I simply use a pair of needle nose pliers to pull the plug I I used 2" of "Kaowool" Not a T-Rex or a Chili Diablo, but it uts out A Great heat, although i think the air inlet is a bit restrictive in that sort of burner design. your if used on the Micromongo inlet Thanks. He has a troubleshooting page, and a price showing all the use and abuse it had received over the last 5 years, so cotton candy. more scale formation was occurring on my work. I should add that the "Tee" pipe Kaowool is more expensive as would be expected. components, One concerns the ability of a gas forge to forge weld. to contact and lock the jet tube. I estimate I am running at 1-2 ounces of gas For a complete sources. of community. Clayartcenter.com I then lit the forge and allowed it to repay of my forge! it quite Forges refractories, and other items that you might need to build your melting make The second big improvement unzip high blower forges. problem bars inserted into the door. over time, so a chimney is very important on any coal forge, indoors or to his site. If you the the mounting tube holding the burner. Thank you. their images If you would like to discuss a link please phone me at identity 1" high alumina kiln shelf. flare, Copyright ©2000-2015 Larry variables of individual forge usage. treadle lift for instant opening. 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