Our detailed construction video features over three hours of construction advice from our lead designer Meg Stephens and our craftsman builders Dave, Allen and Ben. The video goes through a step by step building process, and covers details particular to small houses. Feel more comfortable and excited about building or living in a tiny home.
Starring Tom & Pat Hooper of ASL Pewter, internationally renowned Pewter Smiths and Artists as hosts and instructors. Tom & Pat demonstrate the time honored art of metal spinning & casting in the tradition of pewter smiths from the 1700's
Welding makes a difference in the look of professionally installed sheet metal and an amateur job. If you need to improve your skills, be sure to get the Mig Welding Automotive Sheetmetal DVD too. This DVD teaches the methods and trick to producing quality finished projects. All howtoasap and Hot Rod videos assume that you already have welding skills.
Metalsmith Essentials is back with another 2-disc set. This time, it's all about favorite no-heat techniques: cold connections.
Watch Chad Nichols as he demonstrates how to forge weld mosaic damascus. The video covers; how to build and prepare a can for forging; an explanation of the tools involved as they are being used; how to make the first weld and draw it out; cleaning up the bar and preparing for additional welds; finishing out the bar.
In this DVD, ABS Mastersmith Ed Caffrey will show you some of the most common Mosaic Damascus patterns. The information is designed to be easy to understand, and will allow you to take the "next logical step" towards producing your own Mosaic Damascus. Ed covers how to create a radial pattern, a basket weave pattern, a jelly roll pattern, and how to do an "accordion" fold. This DVD, at almost two hours, also provides a recap of tools, safety, and etching as explained in Basic Bladesmithing (DVD), and, Basic Damascus (DVD). If you're interested in how Mosaic Damascus is produced, this is the DVD for you. Note: This video is for advanced knifemakers and shows methods using a forge and a hydraulic press.
You'll gain a wealth of knowledge with the benefit of Charles Neil's many years of experience building and finishing heirloom quality furniture with this comprehensive 10 DVD collection. Charles' easy going manner and candid insights help you along the way. You'll earn how to prep for the best results and where to turn when things don't go as you expected. You've worked hard that piece, don't be afraid to finish it!