Hubert Duca Blacksmith Shop :
Title:
Handmade blow torch
Catalog Number:
1992.1
Notes:
Turner gasoline torches made in Sycamore, IL.
Description:
The handmade blow torch consists of the bottom, top, and handle of a Turner gasoline torch soldered to a Hills Bros coffee can. Instead of the usual pump to create pressure in the tank, this handmade torch has an air valve to add pressure from an air pump.
Size:
H-9.5 W-5.75 D-5.5 inches
Kid Tales:
Although this blow torch was not made by a blacksmith it is made in the same spirit of a blacksmith who would attempt to make anything out of metal.
Subjects:
Torches
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