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About anvil, what is an anvil, what material is it made of, and its main parts.

What is anvil?

“A special shaped tool is used to perform various processes on the job in a smithy shop. Which is called Anvil”.

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material

Its body is made by casting of mild steel or wrought iron. And its stand is made of cast iron.

anvil main parts of

(1.)face

This is the top part of the anvil, which is of rectangular shape. On top of this a flat plate of tool steel is hardened and tampered and welded. Most of the work of beating hot metal etc. is done on it. It has two holes (Hardy Hole, Prechal Hole) on the back side. And the part on its right side is called tail.

(2.)Hardy Hole

This is the back part of the face, which is large and square in shape. It is used to fit some other equipment in the anvil; Such as beak iron, flatter etc. By fitting them into the hardie hole of the anvil, they do not require a stand (beak iron, flatter, etc.).

(3.)Prichal Hole

This is the back of the face and the area near the hardy hole. But it is smaller than Hardy Hole, and it is of round shape. It is used to punch or join thin rods.

(4.)beak

This is the part on the left side of the face, it is used to create a curved surface. (This part is shown in the image as horn.)

(5.)Chipping Block

This part is a small part between the face and the beak, which is slightly below the face. It is used for cutting or chipping pieces of metal. (This part is shown in the image as step.)

(6.)Stand

The anvil is placed on the anvil stand. This stand is made of cast iron. its use From The height of the face of the anvil becomes about 60 cm from the floor.

It is available in the market in the weight of 50 kg to 300 kg, but it is used more than 150 kg.

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