Author Topic: Artisan's Guild Millersburg, OH 10/13/18 Class on tools/techniques  (Read 177 times)

Offline Dennis Glazener

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October 13,2018, Artisan's Guild, 181 W. Jackson Street, Millersburg, Ohio 44654.  Saturday 9 - 5.  A class teaching the tooling and techniques used in the 18th & 19th century to build longrifles.  The class will be concentrating on cold metal working using 18th/19th century tooling and techniques.  We will not be addressing woodwork, engraving, finishing, or any hot metal work.  This is a hands - on class so expect to get dirty and to learn to use original and reproduction tools.  James Everrett will teach and demonstrate the following 18th/19th century tooling and techniques:

1.   barrel boring and reaming

2.   barrel freshing

3.   barrel rifling

4.   wood screw making

5.   machine screw making

6.   gunlock tumbler making

7.   barrel breech thread making

8.   metal hole drilling

9.   metal hole thread tapping

10. screw plate use

11. barrel bore centering tool

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