Getting started with metalshaping – making a shrinking bowl

We’ve looked at making and using a handy tool for shrinking metal – tucking forks.This time we’ll look at an alternative called “stump shrinking”.I made a couple of wooden bowl shapes to help me shrink metal.Want to make your own?Let me show you how with some timber blocks and basic tools.


Matt McLeod

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