Category Archives: fitting

Retrotechtacular: The Art of the Foundry

Mention the term “heavy industry” and the first thing to come to mind might well be the metal foundry. With immense machines and cauldrons of molten metal being shuttled about by crane and rail, the image of the foundry is like a scene from Dante’s Inferno, with fumes filling …read more

Continue reading

Posted in Boiler, cast iron, casting, fettling, fitting, foundry, Hackaday Columns, Retrotechtacular, steam, steel | Leave a comment