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Metal Techniques for Craftsmen

£29.99

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This book gives complete instructions on the handling, working, and finishing of all metals. It begins with basic information and the characteristic qualities of each of the metals met by the craftsman, both precious and base. It then describes the various techniques in working metals, as well as methods of metal fabrication such as smithing, annealing, forging, and casting. The methods of metal finishing, as well as explanations of various hand tools and their uses are also included. In six parts –Metals basic information/ Metal decorative techniques/ Methods of metal fabrication/ Metal finishing/ Hand tools and their uses/ Charts and tables.

Robert Hale hardback with intact DJ anchored into place with plastic protective material. Two owner’s names on the ffep, one dated1969 and the other 1971. One end page has been carefully and neatly excised. Inside on the ffep is a dirty mark and a 'fox spot'. Top and edges of pages slightly foxed, scuffing along the edges and the corners. End papers show a range of tools. No other marks and good binding.

A large book which may incur additional postage costs.

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Author(s):
Oppi Untracht
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
26.5 x 19 cm approx
Edition:
undated
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
509
Publisher:
Robert Hale
Title:
Metal Techniques for Craftsmen

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This book gives complete instructions on the handling, working, and finishing of all metals. It begins with basic information and the characteristic qualities of each of the metals met by the craftsman, both precious and base. It then describes the various techniques in working metals, as well as methods of metal fabrication such as smithing, annealing, forging, and casting. The methods of metal finishing, as well as explanations of various hand tools and their uses are also included. In six parts –Metals basic information/ Metal decorative techniques/ Methods of metal fabrication/ Metal finishing/ Hand tools and their uses/ Charts and tables.

Robert Hale hardback with intact DJ anchored into place with plastic protective material. Two owner’s names on the ffep, one dated1969 and the other 1971. One end page has been carefully and neatly excised. Inside on the ffep is a dirty mark and a 'fox spot'. Top and edges of pages slightly foxed, scuffing along the edges and the corners. End papers show a range of tools. No other marks and good binding.

A large book which may incur additional postage costs.

Author(s):
Oppi Untracht
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
26.5 x 19 cm approx
Edition:
undated
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
509
Publisher:
Robert Hale
Title:
Metal Techniques for Craftsmen

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