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Customer Spotlight: 6-24-2020
June 24, 2020 (Customer Spotlight)

This week we're featuring David Abeel, who used O1 tool steel to make travishers, which are curved cutters used to excavate chair seats.

He says: "O1 seems very forgiving and easy to work with for an amateur like me. Fully annealed, it's easy to bend and shape, ready for hardening in my #10 coffee can forge and tempering in the toaster oven..."


Working on the travishers

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