LumberJocks

Anvil stand

  • Advertise with us
Project by GaryCN posted 12-13-2021 08:01 PM 1121 views 9 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

16” section of railroad track’ stand allows reversing it upside down.

-- Quando Omni Flunkus Moritati





11 comments so far

View mtnwild's profile

mtnwild

4865 posts in 5025 days


#1 posted 12-13-2021 08:15 PM

Hey Gary!...Been a while…Nice to see you still active…

Cool project!!!

Was given a section of track just like that years ago…never did anything with it, but if I needed to, this would be a great plan…Cool man…Best to you

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

View 987Ron's profile

987Ron

4165 posts in 814 days


#2 posted 12-13-2021 08:23 PM

neat way to do it.

-- Ron

View GaryCN's profile

GaryCN

575 posts in 5432 days


#3 posted 12-13-2021 08:27 PM

I keep it in the photo 2 orientation cause it looks better, it still took me 2 days to complete because of the glue-ups.No real plans just tracing the profile.

-- Quando Omni Flunkus Moritati

View mafe's profile

mafe

13872 posts in 4587 days


#4 posted 12-13-2021 11:33 PM

Super cool idea.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect.

View splintergroup's profile

splintergroup

7146 posts in 2720 days


#5 posted 12-13-2021 11:37 PM

I found a 6’ section of rail once, thought it’d make a great front bumper, until I tried to lift it into the truck 8^P

I also have a few short sections, love your idea! Makes the flat side useful.

View JRsgarage's profile

JRsgarage

525 posts in 2007 days


#6 posted 12-13-2021 11:46 PM

Very cool…love the convertible feature. I saved YT vid by PatonHaus that made a similar one couple years ago. Thanks for reminding me to finish making it!

-- “Facts don't care about your feelings.” ..., Ben Shapiro

View swirt's profile

swirt

7795 posts in 4469 days


#7 posted 12-14-2021 02:13 AM

Nice job making it reversible. I had an RR iron anvil for a while until I bought a proper anvil. The best results I got from it Was when I stood it on end so that I used the end as the hammer surface. Not a lot of surface area but had a couple small horns and good energy return.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

View Calmudgeon's profile

Calmudgeon

719 posts in 2925 days


#8 posted 12-14-2021 12:22 PM

A simple, elegant solution.

-- "As are the things we make, so are we ourselves." - Lin Yutang

View 2x4oak's profile

2x4oak

67 posts in 3025 days


#9 posted 12-14-2021 12:46 PM

You’ve done well, I’ve wanted to do something like this for awhile.
Looks great!

View MrRon's profile

MrRon

6339 posts in 4741 days


#10 posted 12-14-2021 05:56 PM



I keep it in the photo 2 orientation cause it looks better, it still took me 2 days to complete because of the glue-ups.No real plans just tracing the profile.

- GaryCN

There was another one posted on you tube that was similar but had the plywood pieces running from end-to-end. I like yours better.

View htl's profile

htl

5628 posts in 2657 days


#11 posted 12-15-2021 05:37 PM

Great project, Can you say HEAVY DUTY!!!

-- An Index Of My Model making Blogs https://www.lumberjocks.com/htl/blog/130264

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com