Village Blacksmith Ltd

Gallery

  • Scroll Work
    The scroll are forged from 25 mm square mild steel and have fish tail ends on the tips of the scrolls. The leaves are forged from 20 mm round stock. The piece is 830 mm long x 330 mm high.
  • Fire Side Companion Set
    This handsome companion set was forged using age old techniques of fire and anvil. It sits on a wall mounted backing plate with hooks made to hold the tools. The twisted basket handles not only look good they are designed to keep the handle cool.
  • Forging
    Photos from the forge
  • Hand made gardening fork
    Forged from 4140 high tensile steel. Full length tang with bonded recycled American Hickory handle. Now selling on trademe.co.nz
  • Seaweed Gate
    This gate design was based on a clump of dried seaweed the client had found on a nearby beach. The gate is forged and fabricated with an epoxy powder coat finish over hot dipped galvanising.
  • Park Bench
    Wrought steel park bench complete with timber slats. This bench was really comfortable to sit on. Reclined at just the right angle for reading the paper. The finish is hot dipped galvanising. The timber slats were left natural.
  • Blue Fish
    Forged from recycled sheet steel, galvanised and epoxy powder coated
  • Forging under the hammer
    Forging at full power, Chris flattens out a forged steel leaf under his 5CWT pneumatic power hammer.
  • Two Tuis Gate
    Forged and fabricated. The finish is epoxy powder coated silver jewel colour with a clear coat over on a base of hot dipped galvanising.
  • Garden Gate
    Forged, fabricated. The finish is hot dipped galvanising
  • Knife
    Pattern welded (Damascus Steel) blade with walnut handle held with copper rivets
  • Swivel Eye Bolts
    Eye bolts forged from 100 mm diameter steel. The holes in the eyes were hot punched and drifted to increase the eye size. These bolts were later machined and installed on a fishing trawler.
  • Forged Nails
    These nails are forged from mild steel. They measure 60 mm long with a 3 x 6mm shank with a four clout head
  • Gate Repair Job
    The client asked me to repair this garden gate. Some parts had to be dismantled carefully and straightened. The hinges were damaged beyond repair so replacement hinges were made and fitted. Some of the scroll work was replaced as well.

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New Zealand

Physical Address
113 Trewavas Street
Motueka
Tasman District


Postal Address
113 Trewavas Street
Motueka
Tasman District
7120
New Zealand


Web Address
https://www.villageblacksmith.co.nz

Phone Number
Ph:
Mob:64 27 444 3334