+15 Free Blacksmithing Books [PDF]

Iron utensils and pieces are present not only in cities, but also in people’s daily lives. If you want to know the art of working this indispensable material, we recommend our compendium of books on blacksmithing in PDF format. Undoubtedly, this is one of the most respected and necessary trades in the history of mankind.

The world of blacksmithing is very interesting, its history goes back to ancient times, since the blacksmith was in charge of shoeing horses, which as we know, was the means of transportation par excellence.

Without the blacksmith, no one could move from one place to another. In our books on blacksmithing you can find interesting facts like these. Learn about its history, technique, use and tool making.

Blacksmithing is the art of forging iron to create pieces of essential use, such as construction or kitchen utensils, as well as non-essential use, such as decorative objects. The process consists of heating the iron until it is red hot and then shaping it with tools such as a hammer.

When the blacksmith develops their skills to the maximum, not only is their work easier, but they can combine it with their creativity and produce the most original and beautiful pieces.

Some of the objects that a blacksmith can create are: plates, beams, rods (for construction), railings, windows, furniture, screens, stairs, kitchen utensils (pots, pans, cutlery), decorative objects (sculptures, religious figures).

Blacksmithing leaves no doubt about the relevance of the trades. That’s why we encourage you to learn more with our collection of over 15 blacksmithing books in PDF format, ready for you to download and enjoy from the comfort of your home.

Here we present our complete selection of Blacksmithing books:

1) Blacksmith Course Essential Skills

Literacy Ontario Central South

Source: Copian

2) Agricultural Engineering in development Advanced blacksmithing: a training manual

J.B. Stokes

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

3) Basic techniques of blacksmithing: A Manual for Trainers

The Farallones Institute Rural Center and CHP Inter national

Source: Solar Spell

4) Redefining a Traditional Craft: Practices of Blacksmithing in the Artwork of Tom Joyce

Paola Warrender

Source: Wits University

5) Forging Process (Presentation)

Madan Lal Chandravanshi

Source: Indian Institute of Technology

6) A Long-Term Survival Guide - Scrounging Metal, and Survival Blacksmithing

Prepared Christian Being Prudent In Today's World

Source: Prepared Christian Being Prudent In Today's World

7) Black SmithyShop (Presentation)

Arpit Srivastava

Source: Uttar Pradesh Textile Technology Institute

8) Forging - The Skills of the Blacksmith

V.Ryan

Source: Technology Student

9) Smelting, forging and smithing:A brief history of metallurgy forthe lexicographer

David Mead

Source: Sulawesi Language Alliance

10) 800 Degrees Smithy, Steel and Stories

Tobias Havaas

Source: Slojd & Byggnadsvard

11) Forging and smithy shop (Presentation)

University of Engineering & Technology Taxila

Source: University of Engineering & Technology Taxila

12) Metal-Forging Processes and Equipment (Presentation)

University Of Hail

Source: University Of Hail

13) New Technology and Challenges of the Blacksmithing Industry in Awka: Implication for Entrepreneurship Development

Anigbogu Kingsley, Blessing Nonye Onyima

Source: ResearchGate

14) The Reconstructed 1750-1761 Smithy at Historic Bethlehem (Article)

The Pennsylvania State University

Source: The Pennsylvania State University

15) Blacksmithing –Getting Started (Article)

Roger E. Davis

Source: Wabash Valley Woodworker's Club

16) Blacksmith Shop (Article)

Farm at Prophetstown

Source: Farm at Prophetstown

17) Treadle Hammer (Article)

Susan Parsons

Source: Cayuga County

18) Blacksmithing Tools (Article)

Blacksmith Guild of Central Maryland

Source: Computer Law Laboratory

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