My foundry in the final stages of construction.
My molding bench
This bench is fashioned after a design by Stewart Marshall.
The furnace is the Gingery Gas Furnace design.
The burner is similar the the Reil burner
modified to suit the furnace.
My sand fluffer
Componentsare a 1/4hp 1725 rpm motor mounted inside a large coffe can (the can
keeps the sand out of the motor, and old canner, an old salad bowland angle iron to make
up the frame. The wheel shown is a steel disk 8" in diameter with a2 1/2" expanded metal
ring welded to it. The mesh could be replaced with studs spaced an inch or so apart.
My green sand mixer
Last updated: 6 May,2000