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FYI Page

Information will appear here that needs to reach the MABA members in a timely manner.
Updated August 20, 2019.
As of the last update the For Sale items were still available.


Posted:
08-20-19
For Sale:
Kens custom iron MZ-75 power hammer, 1 year old.
Die holder included. $5000.00
Contact:
Rob Georgic, 734.558.5483

Posted:
8-01-19
You are invited to participate:

The 2nd Annual Metalwork Market is fast approaching. The Metalwork Market has been chosen to be one of the featured events during the Detroit Month of Design this September. Our event will be advertised on the Design Core Detroit website, as well as in the Detroit Month of Design Guide which will be distributed throughout the city in the lead up to September.

The 2019 Metalwork Market will take place on Saturday September 21st, from 10am to 8pm at Smith Shop, 180 Victor Street, Highland Park, MI 48203. We will have food and music throughout the day, as well as demonstrations.

If you would like to be an exhibitor at the 2019 Metalwork Market, please email Stacy Taylor, stacy@smithshop.com with your contact information including a phone number, as well as your website and social media information. The cost is $50. You can submit your registration fee via PayPal using the following link: paypal.me/2019metalworkmarket

If you have any questions, please feel free to drop me a line or give me a call at 313.655.5797.

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Posted:
7-31-19
For Sale:
Fisher (1913-1916) 150 pound anvil. Excellent condition $850.
Creasing Horn Stake 21 inches, $125.
Sharpening Stake $125. Anvil and both stakes, $1000.
Contact:
Carl Woodrum, 231.766.3591
See pdf for pictures.

Posted:
06-26-19
For Sale:
Holland Anvil
3 Anvil Styles in 6 weights; 85-440lbs.
3 swage block styles; 1 Cone Mandrel
More anvil and swage block patterns to come!
hollandanvil.com or check out our Holland Anvil Facebook page
Contact:
Greg Hagen, 616.836.5317

Posted:
07-20-19
For Sale:
150# Bradley, upright helve. Unassembled and needs motor. $2000. Mio, MI
Contact:
Lyle Cline, 989.390.9110

Posted:
3-12-19
Need space to create?
Studio Space for Rent
Contact:
Gabriel Craig -Co-Owner, Smith Shop
'Quality Metalwork of All Descriptions'
gabrielcraig@smithshopdetroit.com
www.smithshopdetroit.com
313.559.2237
For More Information:
Download brochure

Posted:
03-05-19
Blacksmith's Wanted!
26th Annual Pioneer Power Tractor & Engine Show. West Branch, MI. July 18-21, 2019. Come for a day or stay for the whole show. All skill levels welcome. No fee to exhibit. Free primitive camping for exhibitors. Coal provided. Selling of goods is allowed (and encouraged!). Bring your own canopy & equipment.
For more information or to RSVP to save your spot contact:
Chuck Sedlacek at 989.701.2440 or blacksmith1967@outlook.com

Posted:
01-01-19
For Sale:
Heavy cast iron coal-fire forge available in Pinckney, MI, 24"X30"X32H with Champion blower made in Lancaster Penn. Good shape, asking $400.
Also have heavy leg vise for $125
Contact:
Dan Galiher 219.743.1827

Posted:
09-02-18
For Sale:
Cone Mandrel, 12” dia x 48” tall $1000. In Cadillac, will need to pick up there.
Contact:
Leon Hanson 734.751.2152

Posted:
Ongoing
Open Forge
Hosted by Tillers International
Now meeting the 3rd Tuesday of the month.
3nd Tuesday of the month, 6-9pm
10515 East OP Avenue, Scotts, MI 49088
Contact:
Jim Slining
269.626.0223
email: slining@tillersinternational.org
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Posted:
04-20-19
For Sale:
50# bags of nut size Pennsylvania Blacksmithing Coal available in South Haven, MI.
$20 per bag for non-members, $17.50 for members.
Contact:
Ted Guimond, 269.767.4600 or email: tguimond@comcast.net

Posted:
08-01-18
For Sale:
Pea Coal available in Kalkaska MI. Bring your own bags or containers.
$17.50 a 50 lb bag.
Contact:
Ron Loveland, 734.735.1819

Posted:
04-20-19
For Sale:
New Treadle Hammer-Clay Spenser style- New belt grinders, variable adjustment on belts- Will build special orders, dies & tooling.
Contact:
Rod Lange, 734.552.1312

Posted:
04-20-19
For Sale:
Hot Cut & 45° Butcher Cut Hardies, from Temprite tool steel, Hardie sizes, 5/8” to 1-3/8”: Anvil Bick: Hardie Bending Forks, various sizes available: Sleeves & blocks for forks.
Contact:
Kevin Keena, 248.217.7085 or go to cjforge.net for pricing

Posted:
04-20-19
For Sale:
Custom CNC Plasma Cutting, Fly Press Tooling, Flower Blanks & Projects for the Blacksmith
Contact:
James Stuart, 517.563.2155 or go to: www.stoneypointforge.com

Posted:
04-20-19
For Sale:
NEW Mankel Gas Forges, Mankel forge supplies, and knife vises available.
Contact:
Tim Carr, 231.766.3582 or view at mankelforge.com