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Justin leonard

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About Justin leonard

  • Birthday 05/24/1991

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    La Porte Texas
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    Guns, knives, women, whiskey, classic american musscle cars, and big diesel engines... not nessercerly in that order

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  1. That would be great if I had a belt grinder I still have to draw file my bevels
  2. Yes setting the secondary bevel is my real question I've used land key to do it a few times but I was just wondering about some other people's ideas
  3. What's the best way to fashion the cutting edge on a fresh tempered blade
  4. True Austin it is unfortunate but I'm going to attempt to put them to good use here again as rebuilds up north with the leprechaun
  5. Now on the path to fixing up my anvil local smithy burned down owner gave even thing that was left after he got packed up to move to Tennessee
  6. I got this set up for 150 centaur forge pot and champion blower #40 good deal?
  7. This is Jina a rough idea I just drew in my book
  8. If I was to build a side blast would I need to build a fire pit or just some sort of barrier around the pipe
  9. Actually Loki that second one you have there with the two large dirt mounds I really like seems simple and effective with too much fuel to keep it burning
  10. This was what I thouht about with out the hand bellows I don't have a second person to help build or man them
  11. That's kinda my idea building a frame to cast a sand form I saw something like that on Google with a twin bellows system
  12. Well I just want to get it where I can have a blade up to 15" or so and be able to heat treat it
  13. YA that is mostly what I had in mind just hadn't been able to figure out a way to get started im still doing some work on paper to figure out a design that I can build in a weekend that the kids can't destroy when they go play outside
  14. Well llike I'm currently in the process of revamping the design a bit ought now to allow pas through of longer steels just not sure how that's gonna work yet any ideas
  15. Sure beats my design at least when it rains you can still work lol