Monthly Archives: September 2012


The Taste of Blacksmithing

The Niagara Region is offering a five day class in basic blacksmithing during the month of October. “The Taste Of Blacksmithing” will involve an introduction to the art of blacksmithing. Topics covered are Safety, Tools, Managing a forge, and basic forging techniques. The course will run over three weekends and will include a regular Niagara meeting. No experience is required. […]


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Little Giant Triphammer (Naples NY) Date: 2012-09-18, 8:35AM EDT Little Giant Triphammer for sale – does need some repair – model No P 1138 U6A. 100 lb Power Hammer – great piece – Make an offer – you will need to pick up   http://rochester.craigslist.org/tls/3279445653.html


Genesee Forge September Meeting Notes

Hello everyone and thanks to all who came out for our September meeting.  John Rausch did an excellent demo on square pass-throughs on the diamond with his the aide of his lovely assistant, Mike Nelson.  Brian Martens showed the rolled, or Russian, rose.  We had a successful Iron in the Hat, raising $65 to help fund scholarships.  We also welcomed […]


Southern Tier September Meeting

The Southern Tier will be meeting this Sunday, September  16th to continue working on the shelf brackets.  the meeting schedule is as follows: 8:30AM-9:00    Coffee 9:00-12:00  Shelf Bracket – Design and start construction 12:00-1:00  Lunch (Will be served) 1:00-3:30    Business Meeting Discussion & planning of May 2012 All Hands Meeting Continuation of  Shelf Bracket What to bring:    Bring stock for […]


Genesee Forge meeting this Saturday

Come join us at our shop inside the Rochester Arc and Flame Center on Saturday, September 15th.  The public is welcome to attend.  Door opens at 8am for donuts and coffee.  Demo at 9am. Open forging until 4pm. Members, please bring an item for Iron in the Hat.  Preference is forged items, then useable tools, then quality steel, then a […]