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Information will appear here that needs to reach the MABA members in a timely manner.
Updated March 31, 2021.
As of the last update the For Sale items were still available.


Posted:
02-13-21
For Sale:
Hydraulic Forging Press
25 Ton Hydraulic Forging Press. Foot treadle control. Press treadle down, ram comes down. Let up on treadle, ram goes up. Adjustable return ñ you set the distance you want it to return up each time. The ability to squish hot metal is impressive. Come and use it and see if you like it.
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Free quotes.
Contact
Contact Dave Van Antwerp, Kalamazoo area.
Call or text 616.293.2600
Email: Dave@creativepartnersinc.com

Posted:
02-13-21
For Sale:
Power Hammer
Power Hammer built just for you. This is the famous Clay Spencer Tire Hammer. Strikes as hard or light as you like, and as fast or slow as you like. Right handed or left handed. You choose the color. Come and use it - see if you like it.
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Free quotes.
Contact
Contact Dave Van Antwerp, Kalamazoo area.
Call or text 616.293.2600
Email: Dave@creativepartnersinc.com

Posted:
02-13-21
Blacksmithing Opportunity:
Center for Metal Arts is offering scholarship opportunities for some of our extended workshops in 2021. Our scholarship opportunities are for three of our week-long workshops; Fearless Forge Welding with Addison de Lisle, Intermediate Tool Making & Design with John Williams, and Fabricating & Forging Utensils with Erica Moody. The deadline to apply is one month away, February 1st, 2021. I have attached a PDF that goes into detail about the three week-long workshops and the instructors teaching them. Here is a link to the application for our scholarships. If your members or you have any questions regarding our scholarships or the application please email us at contact@centerformetalarts.org.
Patrick J. Quinn
Center for Metal Arts
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Contact:
contact@centerformetalarts.org

Posted:
03-01-21
Owner Retiring
Mankel gas forge manufacturing business for sale. Sale price will include patterns, prints, molds and jigs, parts in stock, suppliers list and sales contacts.
Contact:
Please contact Tim or Kathleen Carr, at 231.766.3582 or 231.557.1886, for details.

Posted:
03-01-21
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:
03-01-21
For Sale:
150# Bradley, upright helve. Unassembled and needs motor. $1250 Mio, MI
Contact:
Lyle Cline, 989.390.9110

Posted:
03-01-21
For Sale:
Cone Mandrel, 12” dia x 48” tall $500. 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:
03-01-21
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:
03-01-21
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:
03-01-21
For Sale:
NEW Mankel Gas Forges, Mankel forge supplies, and knife vises available.
Contact:
Tim Carr, 231.766.3582 or view at mankelforge.com