lancaster forge blower

August 25th, 2010 in member junk     
karilelek karilelek, member
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This is an old metal forge  hand cranked blower, very heavy and very dirty at the moment. Love the sculptural elements of it, cant decide to leave as is or make something with it. What do you guys think?


Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, metal, industrial, cast iron-metallic

Comments (5)

junkermidge writes: Wow, such a cool piece! I couldn't take it apart. I like the ideas that the others had. And it's definitely a conversation piece!
Midge Posted: 9:18 pm on August 31st
NDJunkGirl writes: This is very cool! I would wash it up, spray with poly and put it in my bathroom. I'd use it for hanging a towel on. Only one though, so its coolness doesn't get covered up! LOVE!

Andrea Posted: 5:09 pm on August 30th
CottageElements writes: Kari, a very cool find! I personally love it as it is. It's very artistic. I'd probably put it somewhere in my house once it was all cleaned up. Would be very much a conversation piece!

Lani Posted: 6:18 pm on August 29th
ILikeItVintage writes: If you ever decide that you don't want it, there are people who do blacksmithing and they would appreciate one of these. My uncle had one and they are very heavy and I sold it to a gentleman who was very happy to have it. Nice find! Posted: 4:37 pm on August 27th
bluebucket writes: Hi Kari, love it as it is. I can totally picture it somewhere in your yard in amongst flowers or plants.
doreen Posted: 12:21 am on August 26th
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