Molten iron at white heat …

Molten iron at white heat …

This made me chuckle … šŸ™‚ …

“It is acknowledged that, in the ordinary way, a weight of up to 10lb cannot be regarded as considerable. But when this 10lb is, in fact, molten iron at white heat on the end of a pair of heavy tongs and up to a yard away from the point of lift, even a strong man will waver!”

Taken from “Backyard Foundry for Home Machinists” by B. Terry Aspin.

 

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