i hope i am not repeating a recent thread and apologize if i am.
i just learned how to raise a bowl – very cool!! and want to
continue learning and experimenting with the process, but am a bit
daunted by the pricing of hammers and stakes.
so i am looking for used stakes and hammers. does anyone have any
they are wanting to sell? specifically i’m looking for the basics:
round, domed top stake; forming and raising stake; a heavy rounded
planishing stake for bowls; a high domed stake; silversmithing
hammers: one with the round head and one with the sortof squashed
oval head; and a planishing hammer (with one flat and one slightly
thanks so much for any help you can offer. i am also open to
suggestions of where to buy or what to buy! you can respond to