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Repurpose Railroad Track To Blacksmithing Anvil

If you are into blacksmithing or metal working learn how you can turn an old piece of railroad track to blacksmithing anvil. Reusing or repurposing of old, discarded stuff is the hallmark of the DIYer. Being able to make use of things that you find at garage sales, thrift stores and landfills is what drives many of them. The project in particular is unique in that it introduces the reader to an idea on how to recycle an old rusty section of railroad track.


This Do It Yourself project is from Makezine where it was shared in hopes that someone will benefit from the information. Everything that is needed for the project should be readily available in most areas, even the old piece of railroad track should not be too hard to find. This DIY project should not require a whole lot of skill, however knowledge of power tools is highly recommended.

Benefits of reading and following Repurpose Railroad Track To Blacksmithing Anvil

The project describes all of the necessary materials, supplies and tools needed to to get started.
It also comes with a complete, easy to follow step by step instruction guide that shows everything you will need to know about it.
It is all presented in an easy to view and understand video format that provides a great visual on how to do the project.

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Paige Raymond
Paige Raymond
Raised in rural Montana and educated in Mechanical Engineering and Sustainable Development, Paige Raymond combines a practical mindset with a passion for self-reliance and sustainability. With expertise ranging from mechanical solutions and food preservation to emergency preparedness and renewable energy, Paige is a proud author with more than 5000 published articles.

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