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Ore to Axe

Ore to Axe
Item Number: DVD31
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Detailed Description

  • By: Ken Koons
  • Time: 52 Minutes
  • Disc: 1
  • Format: DVD

  • This documentary film details the process of smelting iron ore into metal and then forging it into an eighteenth century-style axe.
  • These blacksmiths demonstrate every step in the centuries-old bloomery smelting procss.
  • Blacksmiths Shelton Browder, Ken Koons, Steve Mankowski, and Lee Sauder take you on the journey of finding ore, making charcoal, building a furnace, smelting the ore to iron, converting the iron to steel, and finally forging the axe.