Titan, Centurion, and Gladiator Anvils The Titan Anvil (Top,120 lbs.) if (f) d=f there is so much amazing work on display, and such a vast amount of information, knowledge, and wisdom available here. It has a curiously smallish horn for its size,and has the "5th leg." For 1/2 the price of the Peddinghaus you should be able to find a very nice anvil. 9,908. Lifetime guarantee, fully heat-treated, nickel-chrome-moly-manganese (8640) steel. I'm sure this will be my last anvil, at least for now. Nimba Anvils P.O. One question I have is, would the 120#er (Titan) be ok for working large stock (1-1.5" bar) for axes and such? f='Nimba Anvils Inc.' I am to make the repro like the anvil would have looked when new. Forsale Lander. Metal Projects Welding Projects Forging Knives Blacksmith Forge La Forge Maker Shop Tool Shop Tools Hardware. Andrew Recher. I bought it as something to remember when I shod horses and did blacksmith work. Rail anvil of approx 25 pounds with vise and stand. he Titan anvil, designed for the blacksmith, bladesmith, and metalsmith is equally well-suited to the jeweler. Jul 2, 2020 - Explore Wanda Phillips's board "Collections - Anvils", followed by 429 people on Pinterest. s='?Subject=Nimba Anvils' Finest quality, double-horn, thick-waisted anvils. Jun 3, 2006 #5. anvilmuseum.com. GABaus, Bigfattyt, woodysone and 1 other person like this. Andrew Recher 0 Posted September 7, 2005. The anvil is a Nimba Titan (120 pounds) made by Russell Jaqua. Looks to me like it should be able to handle it. BTW - nice photo Darryl. For 1/2 the price of the Peddinghaus you should be able to find a very nice anvil. by Lhilton » Mon May 13, 2013 4:53 pm 6 Replies 7740 Views Last post … So that puts me in the market for a new anvil and I really like the Nimba Gladiator. I have never worked on one but thought the "square" horn has really got to make some … g=' somehow i have managed to not stumble upon this board … thanks so much to everyone for sharing. I got to spank some steel on my buddy's Nimba Titan. Anvil from bloom. Richard Postman author of Anvils in America standing with it���. Our anvils appreciate in value and their structural integrity is guaranteed for life. Sep 29, 2020 #9. I have a 10" wheel, 2" x 72" N.E. I'm confident his 120 Titan would handle whatever knife/hawk work you throw at it. Shipping was only US$60 from Washington on the West Coast to Vermont on the East. Lifetime guarantee, fully heat-treated, nickel-chrome-moly-manganese (8640) steel. Bruce, I think the magic is already in Porky, I just need to find it. The Nimba anvils are very good. Nimba Titan vs. Baby Rhino anvil. I'd give you choice of mine for that money, but the freight would be lost. This anvil, anvil1A.jpg unlike the Nimba models, has character. Blacksmith Vises : Solid Box, Post or Leg Vise (Vice) Blacksmith Vises : Solid Box, Post or Leg Vise (Vice). Because of its exceptionally thick waist, the Titan anvil provides maximum striking resistance in a smaller anvil size. I was over at Wayne Goddards Monday with my new toy and he said it looked like a little pig, its now called Porkey. We have four Nimba anvils in our metal smithing ��� And my favorite anvil manufacturer is currently Nimba Anvils. a+='lto:' 120# Nimba Titan. I love this anvil. e='' Washington residents add sales tax or ask about manufacturer's exemption for professional blacksmith shops with WA UBI registration. I have found a good source for high quality anvils! not only is it an inspiring group of people, but also an absolutely amazing body of work that populate these forums. Wait until Porky starts pumping show winners we wont be able to live with the guy. var a,b,c,d,e,f,g,h,i After over a year at staring at the nimba anvils on the website. Lifetime guarantee, fully heat-treated, nickel-chrome-moly-manganese (8640) steel. Apr 21, 2004 #8. I am also looking for a new anvil and reached out to Nimba, it took them about a week, but they got back to me. Right now I'm torn between the Nimba Titan and Baby Rhino anvils. Their 120 lb. Patience is your friend. hello fine people. However from appearance, it seems that most of the mass of the Titan is at the center of the anvil. Big enough to do other blacksmithing projects but not too big to be cumbersome. This is where I do my grinding and finishing. A 150 Trenton, 120 Titan Nimba, and a 120 Swedish anvil. I got Porkey set up this morning and did three blades with it before my arm gave out. I'm aware that it's probably a perfectly fine anvil but I want the whole truth here. Saved by brent hand. The 8640 steel, with which the anvils are cast, is known for its deep-hardening properties. Saved by brent hand. General Tool Discussion For my birthday, they sent me a brand new "new is better after all" ASO from northern tool. Shop for cast anvils, anvil stands, vises and more at Blacksmiths Depot. - All Rights Reserved. Ohhh, I don't like where this is headed. The titan it is an excellent anvil, but all their anvils have a great ring. Overall, love the titan. Lifetime guarantee, fully heat-treated, nickel-chrome-moly-manganese (8640) steel. I wouldn't buy one simply for that fact. Gladiator Anvils, Titan Anvils, and Centurion Anvils after a final dress. If I make a pattern on museum pay,the pattern belongs to the museum,not me. i='\" alt="Email Us" border="0">' In other words, Ty is right. If it's an anvil you're getting, my suggestion would be a Nimba Titan (120#) for $975. The biggest problem that I'm seeing; there are only positive reviews, no one ever has a bad word to say about them and that just makes me think people are trying to justify spending $1100+ on a lump of steel. Purchasing a Nimba anvil is a true investment. They are out of town through labor day. FAQ from the anvilfire forum archives. Looks like it would suit my shop and forging style. Shop for cast anvils, anvil stands, vises and more at Blacksmiths Depot. i haven't used a chile tabasco, but i bought the ellis over the chile, due to cost more than anything else. Finest quality, double-horn, thick-waisted anvils. Antique Tools Old Tools Blacksmith Forge Blacksmith Projects Iron Work Machine Tools Jewelry Tools Blacksmithing Wrought Iron. I am still undecided on the Atlas Mini Forge just because of the small diameter of the heating chamber. You could check out Nimba Anvil in Port Townsend: ... For some reason they name them backwards to how you might actually name it (so Titan is the smallest). The three I'm looking at right now are the 100lb TFS blacksmith ($580), the 100lb Emerson Traditional ($695), and the 105lb Scott tapered ($730). I have a Titan. Titan anvil is $900, and for a new anvil that is cheap. Patience is your friend. Metal Shop . I am a wuss, so I won't be using any hammer heavier than 3 lbs, most likely 2.5 lbs. by Jim Ericksen » Sat Apr 19, 2014 4:04 am 3 Replies 5256 Views Last post by Jim Ericksen Sun Apr 20, 2014 11:04 pm Making Hardy holes in rail anvils . Titan Anvil (120lbs) Nimba Anvils - Made in the USA. barlow L. GW, there is a foundry in Hopewell on Rt10. For a 120 pound anvil it ain't no toy. 22.12.2014 - We carry high quality, professional grade anvils and vises that are designed to last a lifetime. Right about the same time I ordered my Nimba Titan since I couldn't find a good used one anywhere. DON'T PAY GOOD MONEY FOR A JUNK ANVIL!! Unread post by Martin Pansch » Sun Apr 20, 2014 5:31 pm How do you like that double horn versus a more English style? The Gladiator Anvil (450 lbs.) Top. Also, I love the tapered horn and heel that allows one to have a flat anvil face for just about any size of slot/hole one would need to drift. The Titan is lighter but more expensive, $100 more. The Nimba anvils are generally considered to be one of the best that are manufactured in the U.S. but there are a couple of issues you might want to consider before buying one. BTW - nice photo Darryl. I was unaware of the emerson anvil, and although they are made out of 41xx steel, they seem to have mixed reviews and list their face hardness at 40-41 Rockwell. AkWildman Well-Known Member. 82. Jul 2, 2020 - Explore Wanda Phillips's board "Collections - Anvils", followed by 429 people on Pinterest. Titan Anvil (120lbs) Nimba Anvils - Made in the USA. I am retired and never used the anvil. Seems kind of low to me. Raymond Richard. The top is all caved in. b+='@' The flat "horn" is very useful, and is where you can work short gaps without having to have a square-ish hardy stake. They have four feet and look rather pig-ish. General Tool Discussion Bruce Bump. Purchasing a Nimba anvil is a true investment. It is a rare anvil popular in the 18th.C.,I understand. Jun 11, 2015 - Anvils and vises and tools, Oh My! b='info' Right now I'm torn between the Nimba Titan and Baby Rhino anvils. Ok, after a lot of reading I've decided that I'm going to go with the Nimba Titan and hopefully never need another anvil. I love those! Discover (and save!)