Forging course – Wrought iron basicsArt.no: N/A
No previous knowledge is required. With the help of examples and instructions, participants will be given a step-by-step introduction to the methods and holds involved in hot forging.
- Price: 9500 SEK included VAT
- Lenght: 5 days
- Dates: 2 – 6 July 2018
- Content: Practical instruction included materials, lunch, coffee & dinner.
The basic course is for those who want to learn basic forging skills. With the assistance of the course leader together with examples and instructions, you will be given a step-by-step introduction to the fascinating world of hot forging. Over the 5 days of the course, you will also be given a basic knowledge of a forge and its various tools, and learn some of the most common tasks and methods within the field of forging. You will learn to light and use a forge as well as how the hot iron can be worked with the help of a hammer and anvil. The course also includes the basics of materials science and a little of surface finishing. During the course you will have the opportunity to forge hooks, barbecue skewers/forks, nails, hasps with cramps, door handles, hinges and a candlestick. There will also be time for your own ideas and suggestions during the course. No previous knowledge is required.