Blacksmith Forge Supplies & Farrier Tools - Centaur Forge


  

Ultimate Blacksmith Package with 77 lbs. Kanca Anvil
Ultimate Blacksmith Package with 77 lbs. Kanca Anvil

Item #: ULT77
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$1,572.00
Ultimate Blacksmith Package with 110 lbs. Kanca Anvil
Ultimate Blacksmith Package with 110 lbs. Kanca Anvil

Item #: ULT110
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$1,778.00
Ultimate Blacksmith Package with 165 lbs. Kanca Anvil
Ultimate Blacksmith Package with 165 lbs. Kanca Anvil

Item #: ULT165
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$2,075.00
Blacksmith Starter Kit
Blacksmith Starter Kit

Item #: BKSKIT

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$171.00
Premium Blacksmith Starter Kit
Premium Blacksmith Starter Kit

Item #: PBKKIT

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$533.00

Blacksmith Starter Kits To Begin Your Forging Journey

When you're setting out on the blacksmith's journey, knowing what tools you'll need to reach a mastery level is a high hurdle to cross. Centaur Forge understands the plight of the beginning blacksmith, and we've prepared thoroughly-vetted, full-fledged blacksmith starter kits for beginner blacksmiths looking to build skills in any specialty.

Perfect Forging Equipment With Beginner Blacksmithing Kits

For those of you who are confident in your forge and anvil selection but need help finding the right blacksmith tools for your blacksmith shop, we have a blacksmith starter kit for you. Our blacksmithing kits feature collections of multipurpose tools and forging equipment, all hand-selected to address the large array of challenges you may face as a beginning blacksmith.

 

Each blacksmith starter kit includes a hammer and chisel, as well as safety equipment such as goggles and gloves. Some also include literature on the basics of blacksmithing and safety guidelines to ensure that you can practice smithing for years to come.

Forge-Included Blacksmith Starter Kits

If you are truly starting from scratch and need a beginner forge kit, Centaur Forge has also curated an invaluable selection of basic blacksmith kits that include forges and anvils, as well. Get up and running fast with our forge-included Ultimate Blacksmith Package to help you begin forging with confidence.

Beginner Farrier Tool Kits

For the new farrier, our hoof-trimming and all-purpose farrier tool kits will help you begin your practice without losing time or resources. Purchase a forge kit to get started in a new location or to enter the professional farrier world.

 

Frequently Asked Questions About Blacksmith Starter Kits

Understanding what you need in a blacksmith starter kit can be confusing for a beginner blacksmith. That's why we have answered a few common questions about blacksmith starter kits below.

What Do Beginner Blacksmiths Need?

If you're just starting out as a blacksmith, there are a few essential tools and equipment that you'll need to get started. Here are some of the basics: 

  • Anvil - This is one of the most important tools for a blacksmith. It's a heavy metal block that is used as a work surface for hammering and shaping metal.
  • Hammer - You'll need a good hammer for striking the metal.
  • Tongs - You'll need blacksmith tongs to hold and manipulate the hot metal.
  • Forge - This is where you'll heat the metal to make it malleable. There are many different types of forges, ranging from simple coal or gas forges to more advanced designs.
  • Safety Gear - Working with hot metal can be dangerous, so you'll need to invest in proper safety gear. This includes gloves, eye protection, and a heavy apron.
  • Metal Stock: Of course, you'll need metal to work with. Starting with smaller, simpler projects is a good way to get comfortable with basic techniques and build your skills.

These are just a few of the basic tools and equipment that beginner blacksmiths will need. As you gain more experience, you can expand your collection and invest in more advanced tools and equipment.

How Should a Beginner Start Forging?

If you're a beginner interested in forging, there are a few key steps you can take to get started:

  • Learn the basics: Before you start forging, it's important to have a basic understanding of the process and techniques involved. You can start by watching videos, reading books or taking classes from experienced blacksmiths. ?
  • Gather your equipment: As mentioned in the previous answer, you'll need to invest in a blacksmith starter kit with some essential tools and equipment such as an anvil, hammer and tongs, forge and safety gear. ?
  • Start with simple projects: Begin with simple projects that will help you build your skills and confidence. You can start with basic techniques like drawing out, tapering and twisting.
  • Practice, practice, practice: Blacksmithing is a skill that takes time and practice to master. Start with small projects and work your way up as you gain experience and skill.
  • Join a community: Connecting with other blacksmiths can be a great way to learn new techniques and get feedback on your work. Joining a local blacksmithing group or online community can be helpful.

By taking these steps, you can start forging as a beginner and build your skills and experience over time.

Experience Unparalleled Customer Service with your New Blacksmith Starter Kit from Centaur Forge

The only thing better than getting your forge up and running fast with a beginner's blacksmith starter kit is working with our customer service team to ensure your every need is met. Time and time again, our customer service proves to be the reason that our customers keep coming back for more blacksmith and farrier products. Talk to us today about your farrier and blacksmith projects and we'll make sure you find the blacksmith forge kit that best fits your needs.