Formation pinces et tenailles

The Forging Tongs Workshop is at an intermediary level. These tools are the essential instruments of the work of the blacksmith and are specific for each project. Forging tongs is a fundamental step in learning traditional blacksmithing practices.

OBJECTIVES

  • Become familiar with calculating the necessary mass to forge iron and steel pieces;
  • Carry out a mechanical assembly using riveting;
  • Develop dexterity in the handling of blacksmithing tools;
  • Master the basic techniques of traditional forging (fullering, upsetting, stretching, slitting, drifting and hot punching, forge welding, etc.)

By the end of this training, you will be ready to create your own tongs and, by doing so, extend the possibilities of your forged iron creations.

Prerequisites : Introductory Class or equivalent experience (recommended)
Cost: 600$ + tax per person
Duration: 2 days, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Group training, 5 people

It will be a pleasure to welcome you and pass on our knowledge!


Availability of Forging Tongs Workshop for the next 120 days :