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Helve hammer improvements #3
upgrades to my helve
49 Jim Bailie 120626
44 Jim Bailie 72553
After thought quick change anvil
After getting some more time tinkering with my Ewheel I could see I made a big mistake by not having a QUICK CHANGE Upper Anvil assembly. Well here's my idea to fix that!
7 Jacin Barnes 7650
All in one shaping station
Painted just for Jim B. hehehe!!
12 Rob Molnar 21904
antique fender forming machine
1916 william cleesattle and sons
10 William Choate 12429
Anvil Station
My long overdue tin knockin station.
8 Dave Huntress 8477
Anvil Station
A cheap and easy project for anyone.
22 Mark Scranton 9347
Bailie: shopmade handheld planishing hammer
12 Jim Bailie 25846
Bead roller
5 Rob Molnar 13088
Bead roller different manufacturers
Many more bead rollers available new or used, a good alternative to the cheap imports from china like hf and clones
3 members metalshapers 5454
Bead Rollers
Just radom shots of all sorts of bead rollers.
55 Terry Cowan 247454
Bead rollers
35 doug walter 33221
beader dies
singel shaft beader dies and uses
15 Jim Bailie 39040
CLECO Storage Stand
A Handy way to store and dispense your CLECOs
2 Roger VanHoozer 6606
Clints Metal Working Machines
My Lathes, Mills, Shapers and any of my metal working equipment
21 clinton driggars 11380
Dan Phenicie Tool Album
Metal shaping tools
8 Dan Phenicie 8984
Dick Raczuk's Wheel
A friend ( Pat O'Brien ) just retired and needed a project. I just happen to have an idea about one. This is what evolved.
11 Dick Raczuk 13488
Die making, Phammer, pullmax, helve
a step by step album of making dies, the same steps can be used in many types of hammers. Please click on each pics for an explaination of the process.
27 Terry Thorne 35645
Dinelt and Eisenhardt Bracket Hammer
one of 2 known
2 Gordon Bartlett 3848
Eckold Kraftformer Dies ++
this is their 50 page die catalog
30 john marcus 17220
english wheel fabrication
Photos of making a n english wheel from TM Technologies drawings.
12 john marcus 17202
Fender rollers
6 members metalshapers 16160
Fender Rollers - hand held
13 Dick Strever 9360
Frame Jig
4 Charles Wood 7157
Gene's Machines
Machines I have been making or working on @ CDM
16 Gene Newcomb 24754
Helve Hammer
3/4 horse power punch
6 Dave Huntress 8491
Helve Hammer
Many thanks to all of the Metalshapers that have donated info and Photo's that inspired me to build this Helve.
34 Ken Webber 27018
HF Beverly Shear
replacing blades and fine tuning the HF Beverly shear to make tight radius cuts
8 Jerry Herrera 8839
Home grone Pullmax shrinking die
A simple shrinking die that seemes to work also smoothing in the e-wheel.
18 Don Ross 25637
home made tools
some pics of the Ewheel i made in a weekend with stuff i had laying arouns
2 andy carr 4578
Industrial Strength Tubing Notcher
How To Get Rid Of Cheep Imports
14 Chris Knudsen 10826
Metal Polishing
After a discussion in Metalshapers Chat I was asked to post some photos illustraying the process of polishing hammers and dollies
10 Roger VanHoozer 8424
metal shaping Cars.
Cars made by custom designs.
6 Adil Khokhar 4203
Mini Thumb Nail Shrinker
2.5"x 6" throat,running off small hp motor (1/3 hp-1hp)
8 Rob Molnar 16706
Mobile Stand
Mobile tool stand
10 Ron Hively 5491
A multi purpose stand
11 Timothy Stachlewitz 16071
My first "Thumbnail" shrinking die
After trying to "coast" on residual information - the group steered me here!
9 Jacin Barnes 10786
My Helve Hammer
This one's a basic copy of Jim Bailey version But had to beef it up a little because bigger alway's better ( sounds like something Tim Allen would say).
4 Rob Molnar 9333
My radius cutting gizmo for lower anvil
More pics to come so check back soon.
14 Rob Molnar 17315
My Ring Roller
11 Rob Molnar 18010
My Rob Molnar SHRINKER
Thumbnail shrinker
11 Jim Bailie 22037
3 Doug Walker 3979
my tools
4 brian johnson 5191
Oddball hammers
Post pics of "unusual" hammers here.
4 members metalshapers 4981
Old Shear
my tool bargin of the day. got this old shear, needs to attention, but seems to be worth saving! Any guesses about it's MFG and age would be interesting to know!
4 Richard Clark 4170
Old-time homebuilt equipment
Pictures of old equipment, mostly homebuilt. Taken from old books, magazines, etc.
1 Calvin Banman 8410
Pedestal mounted Hammers
9 Dick Strever 8161
planishing hammer
My interpation of a planishing hammer
26 Timothy Stachlewitz 31585
Pnuematic hand held hammer comparisons
9 Dick Strever 6566
Powered bead roller using USA made items
After seeing countless horible freight bead roller builds I have been collecting items for at least 5yrs, Using parts and pieces made in the good old USA! This is the second version powered by 1/3hp 16 rpm motor.
12 Terry Thorne 13908
Pullmax Comparisons
14 Dick Strever 29341
reciprocating hammer build
This album contains pictures of my in progress recip. hammer build.
42 Brent Likes 31561
Rob custom toolbox
7 Rob Molnar 6889
Shop tools
See title....lol! Metal shop tools that you too can find with some serious scrounging!!!
8 Jason Shiptoski 5239
Shopdog Power Hammer
13 doug walter 16219
Shopdog Reciprocating Metalformers
Photos and decritions of machines built by Richard Kleinschmidt
10 richard kleinschmidt 14364
Simple bench top planishing hammer
4 Rob Molnar 7312
slapper step-by-step
A how to for making your own slappers
18 Corey Harder 150535
supersonic spray technologie
fills and builds on alum., bronse, copper ,potmetal ,SS and more no heat no ground it just blasts it on at supersonic speed. too kool!
8 Jim Bailie 12889
The beginner's tool list...
The tools that beginners should buy first. Finding and buying tools is some time simply a matter of being at the right place at the right time with money in your pocket, since some old specialty tools are often next to impossible to find. However, if you
32 Terry Cowan 62395
Tooling for Pullmax and other things.
Tooling for pullmax and other things
1 Don Ross 7131
15 Rob Molnar 12681
tt's tools
As a tool addict i must tell you that it sure is fun to clean up and make an old tool run and work as new!
91 Terry Thorne 97097
Tucking Hammer
How I made a tucking hammer
11 Timothy Stachlewitz 12752
Upgrading my bead roller
I decided after using my HF bead roller a few times that it was in desperate need of an upgrade so here is what I did to upgrade it. My goal was to be able to roll a full depth bead in one pass in 16 ga. and it definitely achieved that goal.
22 Jonathan Hanson 15167
Warped Metal Customs
My friend Sean Hildebrants shop and tools he built! Really cool stuff!
14 Jeremy Gilbert 13330
Wm Whitehouse Hammers
Wm Whitehouse Hammers. Hammers made in England,I think the company that made them is no more! Very nice to use.Some of these are silversmiths hammers.
6 Mark Fox 5542

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