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#41 Lockleaf

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Posted 15 August 2017 - 09:49 AM

Very cool. I love the ingots. My best friend has a "corn on the cob" cast iron muffin tin he uses for casting. He has piles of 4 inch corn cobs. Makes me laugh.

Nice job on getting that right the first try.

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Posted 15 August 2017 - 10:06 AM

Wow... very interested in this! Will be watching for sure.


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Posted 15 August 2017 - 03:17 PM

Love your work! Thanks for the update



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Posted 16 August 2017 - 01:17 PM


 

 

I've been melting down all my scrap aluminum into relatively clean ingots:

 

casting_first_ingots.jpg

 

 

That's it for now. I hope to get back into this a bit more frequently in the Fall. With me, progress is always slow, but steady.

 

Best,

 

Jesse.

 

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Great work Jesse, love Ur projects.

 

Do invest in some more substantial footwear to don while pulling that molten metal out of the furnace.

 

'Keep On Trucking'

 

Steve


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