How To Make A Soup Can Forge For Knife Making
This is a great project for anyone interested in blacksmithing or making your own knife or blade without having to spend thousands on specialist equipment.
Also great knowledge to have in a SHTF situation to repair or create tools. This is a very low cost way table top forge built from a soup can with a plaster lining.
All you need is an old (clean) soup can, some brackets (or L Straps) a block of wood, some sand and plaster of paris. The heat is supplied by a cheap propane torch available from any hardware.