How To Make A Homemade Forge From An Old Gas Bottle.

Channel: WayOutWest Blowinblog


TIP: Right-click and select "Save link as.." to download video

Initializing link download... Initializing link download.....

Apart from the blower (which we already had) this forge cost nothing at all. It is made entirely from scrap -- and still it works really well and should last for years.

The steel tube was already bent into a curve, but it could easily have been a made from two straight pieces welded together at right angles.

The thickness of the pipe isn't too important -- but you need to be able to control the air-flow. The blower we had was for bouncy castles (I think) and way too powerful for this little forge, so I came up with a simple regulator in the form of the door of the blower box.

Again, DON'T cut into a gas bottle that has gas in it or it will explode. Obviously! Be careful people, ok?

Here's our online store where you can see some of the craft things we make and sell..

and here's our Patreon page..

Copyright WayOutWest. All rights reserved. Please share if you like, but don’t copy or use without permission. Just get in touch via email blowinblog @
Don’t steal our stuff!