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Information will appear here that needs to reach the MABA members in a timely manner.
Updated January 21, 2019.
As of the last update the For Sale items were still available.


Posted:
January 12, 2019
BOW WOW 2019
2019 Blacksmiths Of Woldumar Winter Open Workshop
Saturday, Jan 26th, 2019
10 AM till 4 PM
Cliff Bohm's workshop (4360 Curtice Rd, Mason, MI, 48854).
This year we will be turning to a "softer" subject...forged roses. We will be teaching how to forge roses and leaves and will cover different assembly methods (including welding and no weld methods) as well as finishing processes. Please see PDF file for all the details.
Download .pdf

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:
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:
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:
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:
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