Dressed in steel

armouring projects, tools, techniques and reviews

New forge instruments

I want to make a new set of forge instruments. This set will consist of a slider, a shovel and two ladles (a bigger one for water and a smaller … Continue reading

August 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

Combined doming/curling hammer

Today I want to prepare an upcoming project that was inspired by the Nickolas Dupras thesis “Armourers and their Workshops..” in which he described several greeves and that he couldn´t … Continue reading

May 23, 2018 · 3 Comments

Abrasive paper holder

This idea was already in my head for a long time.. This is a simple holder for strips of abrasive paper made out of wood profil and foldback brackets. The … Continue reading

September 15, 2017 · 3 Comments

Embossing pad

Often I had seen such embossing pad in DIY videos of armourers or bodyshop manufacturers. Thies are leatherpads filled with sand, plastik- or metallballs into which you can emboss sheetmetal. … Continue reading

March 10, 2017 · 2 Comments

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