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Trimming a Hind foot for the application of a machine made shoe

This movie shows Darren Bazin A.W.C.F. demonstrating how he dresses a hind foot for the application of a quarter clipped, machine made, concave shoe, and is part of the sequence of shoeing a hind foot. This movie relates to element 3.2 of the National Occupational Standards in the U.K for farrier apprentices. Running time 6 […]
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Trimming Of Front Foot Concave Shoe

Darren Bazin A.W.C.F. demonstrates how he trims a front foot for the application of a concave machine made front shoe with a toe clip and is part of the sequence of shoeing a front foot. This movie relates to element 3.2 of the National Occupational Standards in the U.K for farrier apprentices.Running time 6 mins […]
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Unwelded Eye

Darren Bazin demonstrates how to forge an unwelded eye from 9 inches (225mm) of 5/16 (8mm) round.  This is a useful exercise to develop bending techniques aswell as improving hammer control on light material.  This exercise forms part of the UK’s forging certificate for pre-farriers. Running time 4m 28secs.
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Unwelded Ring

Darren Bazin demonstrates how to forge an unwelded ring from 11 inches (275mm) of ¾ by ¼ (20mmx6mm).  This exercise works on developing not only the  bending techniques but also some basic upsetting of the material.  This exercise forms part of the UK’s forging certificate for pre-farriers. Running time 4m 44secs.
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Welded Handled Stamp

Darren Bazin demonstrates how to forge a welded handle stamp from ¾ inch (20mm) round tool steel.  This E head stamp is used in concave and light fullered shoes and is arc welded to a metal handle.  This movie relates to element 1.2 of the National Occupational Standards in the UK. Running time 4m 51secs.
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