METALWORK

The Bronze Foundry and Metalwork areas are equipped to cater for most metal and casting processes undertaken by artists. The operation encourages direct hands on use of the facilities and experimentation is encouraged across a range of casting and mould-making processes.

 

Facilities include:

  • Large sunken bronze furnace
  • Blacksmithing forge with anvil
  • Welding with TIG and arc
  • Large front loading gas kiln with scissor hydraulic table
  • Sandblaster
  • Benches and vices
  • Centricast C300 mouldmaking machine with Seba 20kg melting pot
  • Sandcasting equipment
  • Metal sheet guillotine
  • Metal sheet roller
  • Chop Saw 355mm
  • Pillar Drill
  • Bench grinder