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Information will appear here that needs to reach the MABA members in a timely manner.
Updated June 29, 2018.
As of the last update the For Sale items were still available.


Posted:
06-29-18
Invitation:
Invitation to smith for the public on Beaver Island, July 16, 17, 18. Camping available. Come over for the day and hang out or bring your set up and stay.
Contact:
Gary Snow 616.808.6988

Posted:
June 8, 2018
For Sale:
Mar-Vic 5x5x51/2" Welding platen and stand $3000
Hossfeld #2 bender with basic tooling like new $600
Big gas forge $300
or $3000 buys it all.
Download flyer.
Contact:
Steve Thompson Quincy IL.
217.779.7616 or evets1610@gmail.com

Posted:
May 7, 2018
For Sale:
60lb Pro Series Power Hammer-Tire Hammer Style with sets of flat & drawing dies.
$3500
Contact:
Jim Brisbois 989.792.8485

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
Download Flier

Posted:
04-18-28
For Sale:
BPR Curvatrici, Eagle Bender CP30P, with 3 sets of rollers and twisting attachment, 220volt single phase $3000; 2 cast iron rivet forges good shape $350 each; old bellows, needs work, almost 3ft wide $100; radial arm saw $50; hand winch $40.
Contact:
Tim Carr 231.766.3582

Posted:
03-03-18
Wanted:
Looking to buy my first anvil. Mid size, good condition.
Contact:
Jean Funck, Call: 248.762.8855 or email jafunck@comcast.net

Posted:
03-20-18
MABA members only invited to a Blacksmith’s Swap Meet Friday and Saturday, June 8th & 9th
Where:
At Bob Meese's, Chase, MI 49623-8753
231.832.0764
See Flyer for Details.

Posted:
02-26-18
For Sale:
4’ Sheet Metal Pan Brake with Stand - $600.00 Connecticut Bending Brake manufactured by W. Whitney Stueck Inc. original owner sheet metal worker for hobby use.
Contact:
Christopher Williams, 248.701.3882

Posted:
11-02-17
For Sale:
Vulcan Arm & Hammer Anvil, Approx 300#s- face in good shape.
Download a pdf of pictures and pricing. Click Here
Contact:
Johanne Otteson, 989.685.8092
Rose City, MI

Posted:
11-02-17
Smith Wanted:
Pete Alexander, President of the Shepherd Maple Syrup Festival in Shepherd, Michigan is interested in having a blacksmith come to the festival April 26-29 2018. If you are interested please email.
Contact:
Pete Alexander, email: lisaalogan@hotmail.com

Posted:
11-02-17
For Sale:
50# bags of nut size Pennsylvania Blacksmithing Coal available in South Haven, MI. $20 per bag.
Contact:
Ted Guimond, 269.767.4600 or email: tguimond@comcast.net

Posted:
11-02-17
For Sale:
Pea Coal available in Kalkaska MI .25 a pound to MABA members, .35 to non-members. Bring your own bags or containers.
Contact:
Ron Loveland, 734.735.1819

Posted:
11-02-17
For Sale:
New Treadle Hammer-Clay Spenser style- New belt grinders, variable adjustment on belts- Will build special orders, dies & tooling.
Contact:
Rod Lange, 734.753.4620

Posted:
11-02-17
For Sale:
Hot Cut & 45° Butcher Cut Hardies, from Temprite tool steel, Hardie sizes, 5/8” to 1-3/8”: Tongs: Box, Bolt, Pickup: You-Finish tong blanks: Tool Steel Scroll Tongs: 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:
11-02-17
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:
11-02-17
For Sale:
NEW Mankel Gas Forges, Mankel forge supplies, and knife vises available.
Contact:
Tim Carr, 231.766.3582 or view at mankelforge.com