And yes, it's very possible the value could drop on those guns depending on the political atmosphere we are dealing with. Of the NC Tool Company line of anvils, this is the closest in style to the pair in my shop. It has 3 burners and a firebox size of 4 x 4 ½ x 21. I would be interested to know just how much money he has tied up in his gun collection. I purchased mine just before the ban by Obama. Someone reviewed the NC brand Calvary anvil and they liked the face, but they said the horn was junk as it gouged and marked up way to easy with hot steel shaped on it. You can post now and register later. Two thousand for a 300 lb. They sent it to KVAR in Las vegas to have the barrel chrome lined and then sent to me. I'm thinking maybe someone bought it from him and he doesn't want to disappoint me. would live in one spot on the shop floor and I like moving my anvil as I work. It'd be terrible to get stressed by the things that are supposed to bring you happiness. Interesting fella too. That's what makes NC anvils so well-suited for farriers and smiths. Nothing beats waiting to hear if you scored. The M-1 is one of his favorites! I love long distance shooting. I just woke up and caught up on the comments. Thank you to all who chimed in on this possible trade, everyone had some great points for me to consider. Buy Now Amazon.com. But keep in mind, the heavier the anvil and stand, the easier it … I love the gun but it sits in the safe. This Klutch® cast iron anvil is ideal for metal-working, loosening fittings and more! It is technically a farriers anvil, and is made of cast steel. If you need a mobile anvil that's a negative for the anvil. It has a 1” (25.4mm) hardie hole, which is the standard size for most hardy tools sold in America. They're running out though. Does the horn shape cause you any issues? Now for clean up: a wire brush on an angle grinder will do all you need before pounding hot steel on it. I've been here since 1984 and the only anvil I've seen anyone own was a farrier's anvill, and I think he made it himself to be mobile. In 1992 he gathered some friends and fellow knife makers together, forming a group he named The North Carolina Custom Knifemakers Guild. I wouldn't wait too long. I’ve had the “sugar short” anvil for 4 years. Teamwork. Get a 6.5 Swedish Mauser if you like historical guns and try your hand a long distance shooting. OTOH 150# anvil was considered a proper commercial smithy sized anvil and the larger ones were mainly to shops doing heavy "industrial" work. Press J to jump to the feed. This anvil is a bit of a step up from the previous model. Do you have any contact info on him? Anvil – Best Anvil for the Money. Customers Who Viewed This Product Also Viewed. If you're not sure where to start, give us a call. In each episode, four bladesmiths compete in a three-round elimination contest to forge bladed weapons, with the overall winner receiving $10,000 and the show's championship title "Forged in Fire Champion". I'd ask Pep if he knows anyone teaching locally. I'll go for a 100 to 125 pounds if I can find one with a good reputation. I'm teaching a class Sunday; but it's an adjunct to a Fine Arts Metals class at NMT. I did contact him to see if still had one but he said it was in his barn and wold have to find it. $825.00. If you're looking to buy an anvil this should help in the decision process. Talk to you both soon! I also had a 199# anvil stolen once. Operates off of a standard 20lb propane tank, the same type used for barbecue grills. Correction, the TFS brand anvil reviewed on YouTube was 150 lbs. Well, it is late, so I think I will retire for the night . Also, the stand works well, it’s very lightweight and foldable, but sturdy. Equipped with insulated doors on both ends for easy entry and removal of Damascus billets. anvil is pretty steep if you don't live in Alaska. I also wonder about the location of the Hardie hole. More Info and Images. I have a pair, a 125lb. Soderfors and a 206 Trenton and the Soderfors is my main go to anvil. I would definitely prefer he take the older one and maybe something else I might have. From my forge in the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina into your hands, my custom handmade knives will meet the demands of backwoods camping, all-purpose carry, the working kitchen, as well as make an elegant presence in a display case. I have a 275# and a 450#, both veterans of many hand to hand encounters. I did see a cheeper one about the same size but I could tell the face was no longer straight. I doubt you can put your arms around some of the old ones in town. NC Anvil #0200 $320.00 for 1+ NC Knifemaker 21 #0108 $764.00 for 1+ TOP SELLERS. so a little bonus weight. Fred Moore in Mountainair had over 600 anvils last time I checked, he would sell but at a pretty penny back then. I'll keep you guys informed on how it goes. At his age and location I would seriously doubt he is on Facebook... Wow, thank you very much! Though the focus of most NC anvils is for farrier work, they still stand up to some of the toughest blacksmithing tasks as well. Some are new some have seen active duty and were refurbished. Pritchel hole in the heel. NC Short Sugar 70 Lb. Like most haggling it's not a good idea to let the other side know your "top dollar" at the start. Anvil brand has 120 lb one they seem to be proud of and state it's used in forging competitions and farrier schools. All the mass is centered with 4 sharp edges to hammer near. $595.00. It certainly is more rare. Features: Rectangular face. Add To Cart. Nowadays we suffer terribly from anvil envy; I have a friend in Las Cruces with a 750#? No small amount of money but not a fortune either. My goal here is a useful post anvil and my budget is $100.   You cannot paste images directly. Hi CGL, well I sent the pictures of my gun that he asked for, but now he's not responding at all. There are new cast steel anvils that are better quality, but not in my price range. I could get the 100 lb TFS brand for $569 plus $11.00 for shipping. I would highly recommend them. Your decision I suppose. Receive 10% off Anvil Brand purchases when you use your Anvil Brand Visa® card. What sort of gun is it that costs that much? Best of luck tomorrow ... by the way, how fat is the fat cottonwood? Hah. I've forgotten the exact details and the letter from the ATF is packed away somewhere. The importer promised over a period of several years that I'd get a refund or a new rifle...I never got either, but the point is, even the Clinton "assault rifle ban" expired and all of those pricey pre-ban parts suddenly got cheap again. And as usual, can't seem to find $2400 to spend on a new 300 pound anvil. Backordered. They focus more on ferrier anvils, thus the upwards-pointing horn and the built-in bending forks and turning cams that come with it.   Your previous content has been restored. I think we are in a bubble blown by FinF and there will be a bunch of anvils found in the backs of peoples garages in a decade or two. Someone must have had a big hammer on that sucker! Thanks for the suggestions too my friend! I certainly will CrazyGoatLady, very nice talking and meeting you and Pnut. It may seem small but it is very effective and efficient as it is all waist so the sweet spot is the entire face of the anvil… Box 198 Lexington, IL 61753 United States Sales. Knifemaker Anvil – $355.00 Screenshot from centaurforge.com. Much more and you'd want to start looking at a brand new cast steel anvil instead - but I'm guessing they won't trade for firearms. I don't think I could give two thousand dollars for it but something worth two thousand dollars I'd have no problem trading off. I don't know what the weight of it is, but I know he was always mobile with it. It all comes down to what the anvil is worth to *you*. Pinto blades, something else to consider, "value" on imported assault style firearm is a crap shoot in the long run, you're relying on political whim. I'll keep everyone updated as to what happens with the trade....or doesn't happen. However, if you don’t want to spend extra hours then we have another great option for you is On the Anvil. Knifemaker Forge. Add to Cart. Rust and flung wires are NOT fun to have removed from you especially your eyes and lungs! Receive 10% off Anvil Brand purchases when you use your Anvil Brand Visa® card. out of stock . That's a pretty stout investment for something you are new to. Reg. 2. is more than you'll likely ever need. It’s a good buy if you’re not going to do a ton of large projects and just want something portable and smaller. His day job is mining white marble in the mountains of Vermont and a side job of cutting trees down for firewood for the locals. I used to teach some in La Union NM, AKA El Paso Lite, when I lived there;  but It's a long way to haul stuff now and need a place to set up. Can you offer the 'other' gun instead of the nice one? Remember PPE! Top that off with a swirling chamber, and we believe it’s the ultimate bladesmithing forge. Does not harm to try. NC Tool Knifemaker Anvil. It's a great starter anvil. Whisper Momma w/open end ports Gas Forge #0113 $645.00 for 1+ Whisper Momma Gas Forge #0112 $590.00 for 1+ NC TOOL COMPANY 6133 Hunt Road Pleasant Garden, NC 27313 800-446-6498 All NC Anvils feature quality alloyed castings and are precision milled and heat treated. You can dump a lot of time and money into L.D.S. $303.00. I personally don't think the current used anvil prices are going to last. We decided to make a small run of knife makers anvils. West that puts a twist in my bib overalls straps every time I see it... "Go not to the Elves for counsel for they will answer both no and yes.". And it actually weighed 105lbs. It seems like money is harder to come by than stuff. Shop the Emerson anvil made from 41/40 tool steel for forging knifemaking projects. Especially as there are a number of  smiths in Las Cruces already. Compared to the forges on eBay/Amazon, it gets hotter, the insulation will last longer, it won’t rust, and it only uses $1 propane per hour! anvil is pretty steep if you don't live in Alaska. Something in the 120 - 200 range is a good working weight. 600 hundred anvils......lol, he's hoarding them like gold! $315.00. You can be certain that the entry-level Ridgid Peddinghaus (appx. Maybe I can get one in the future, it would be nice to have in my collection! Weighing at 112 Pounds, this blacksmithing block has a face width of 4 5/8 inches with a smooth surface. It's also light enough I can load it in the pickup or SUV without the engine hoist. While 77lbs. I use a 90lb NC anvil for both farrier and hobby forge work, and it’s a great new anvil for the price. is kind of light for a shop anvil and you'll probably want heavier as your skills grow, 300 lbs. I'll let you know how it goes     If you know anyone else selling a decent anvil, you might mention I'm in the market. Price: $330.75 EACH. 500 S. Spencer St. P.O. with reloading equipment and everything else involved. Haha, well the cottonwood can get pretty fat. Choose Options. Comes fitted for propane, but can be configured for natural gas. A quick video comparing different sizes of anvils and their prices. How about their Anvil stand/vice combo? I think he could arm a small army with what he has. More Info. They are great to work on. However in the mean time...anything you make using that anvil is paying down it's "starting cost" and you will love working on a large anvil over a small (under 100#) one. Telephone: (503) 829-6968. Ditto on that pnut. As to it moving; I had to put in a handful of fence staples to "corral" my 469# Fisher as it would creep under heavy sledging. He highly recommended it too. But I could try! NC Knifemaker 21 Forge NC Forges (port on end) View Product. Maybe he's on facebook? If you want to after a wire brushing; you can wipe over it with BLO, boiled linseed oil, or even paint it if you must. Anvil View Product. Who knows how high the value will go. Hi Marc. I like this anvil a lot. Upload or insert images from URL. I've had about two thousand dollars for a car for about three or four months and I've been walking to work and back because I can't find anything I think is worth what they're asking. Still needs to be sighted in. NC Knifemaker Anvil p Rectangular Face br Square Cliphorn br 1 Hardie hole in heel (takes a 7/8 hardie) br Pritchel hole in heel brp Specifications: br Face: 3-1/4 x 11-3/8 br Horn: 4 x 8 br Height: 9 br Base: 9 x 9-1/8 br p Made in USA Unbeatable Value Knifemaker Anvil Knifemaker Anvil Classic, Traditional Design Rectangular Face Square Cliphorn 1" Hardie Hole in Heel Pritchel Hole in Heel This Knifemaker Anvil is 3 1/4" x 11 3/8" (face), 9" x 9 1/8" (base) and has a height of 9". NC Tool Company 70 lb. Price: $316.05 EACH. Add to Cart. More Info and Images. Knifemaker Anvil Knifemaker Anvil ….Classic, Traditional Design. Square cliphorn on Big Face, Cavalry and Short Sugar models make squaring toes effortless. But keep in mind, the heavier the anvil and stand, the easier it is to move metal. Product Description. The gun is an Russian made Kalashnikov SGL-21 7.62 x39 with a lighted scope and picatinny rail that can be removed and then replaced while the scope remains zeroed in. Very hard to find one now. Please join us for one of our quarterly Guild meetings held at the Montgomery Community College in Troy, NC. You can get em through the NRA civilian marksmanship program. Pro Forge PF200. Sounds like one xxxx of a collection! And don't forget to add your location! I just got a feeling it's the same one he used years ago. Fax: (503) 829-6970. I don't remember which ones exactly they are, but some are ductile iron ( or maybe all of those). JHM Certifier 100 Lb. Horn: 4″ x 8″. Good luck with the anvil and remember it's supposed to be fun. More Info. I hope he likes the gun and I can get that big heavy anvil to my backyard patio! He did all the work and I cheered him on. Welcome to the forum and it's been great chatting with you Pinto. As a Farrier these are great anvils the horn is real easy and allows the flow for shaping that I like and the turning cams on the end are the best in my opinion. Whisper Lowboy Forge. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. Specs: Face: 3-1/4" x 11-3/8" Horn: 4" x 8" Height: 9" Base: 9" … The Cavalry anvil from NC Tool Co. is a type of tool that is forged from ductile steel. ... NC Big Face Anvil. $ 1297) will … 500 S. Spencer St. P.O. Reviews:7 Best Anvil For Knife Making 2021 1.Olympia Tools Hobby Anvil-best anvil for beginners. It’s a farriers anvil so not ideal for blade smithing, but I do pretty good on it, the quality is outstanding. Maybe it's just not meant to be. PintoBlades, any updates on the anvil yet? Paste as plain text instead, × Good value for money, several models available (the one you show is the least expensive and probably the most popular), and https://www.centaurforge.com/ has good pricing. is more than you'll likely ever need. That's just me though. I know if I get it, It will pretty much have a permanent home. Two thousand for a 300 lb. Wow. As for your barter ...from your story i can sense some eagerness from the anvil owner's side. I don't think he will like the older one compared to this new one. I don't know about now.   Your link has been automatically embedded. I have a much harder time handing over my hard won cash versus trading for something. I would love to know if he's willing to sell something in the 125 lb range. For resale and collector value, I wouldn't know, but it seems your gun is worth more than the PW. But I have used it while forging out a few pair of spurs and two bits. The 1903's are better than the M-1'S without any modifications but I've seen some great long distance M-1 mods. Anyhow, all good points about both the anvil and the gun. Display as a link instead, × Mailing Address: Valley Farrier Supply and Valley Forge & Tool P.O. This has a few more features than the previous model. Peter Wright is a good brand; but even a good brand anvil could have been in a fire; or have a manufacturing issue---I have a base to a PW that had the waist forge weld fail! The hardie and pritchel holes are in their standard locations in the heel of the anvil. Pirice - $683. This anvil is perfect for a begging smith. I have a Sea Robin and love it. Buy Now Amazon.com. Mobile style Anvil by NC Tool. ... NC Tool Knifemaker Anvil. I'm looking at some new anvils now and have no ideal about the quality of some of these new USA made anvils. Box 870 Molalla, OR 97038. By Just looking at a smaller anvil for small jobs and possibly bladesmithing in the future but wanting to get started as well. The heat Chamber is 4" x 4 I use a 90lb NC anvil for both farrier and hobby forge work, and it’s a great new anvil for the price. I have not seen a bad review. These appear to be well suited for forging knives. It's pristine shape. 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