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Bickern (Beak Iron)

Bickern (Beak Iron)


Photos from Ted Mays, Tool Collection Tour   Bickern (Beak Iron)

A bickern or "beak iron" is an anvil tool designed to fit in the hardy hole. They can also be clamped in a vise or used on a stake plate. Since this one has a 2" square shank it would most likely be used in a vise unless the user has a very large anvil.

  • Forged Steel
  • 2 Round Tapering Horns
  • 11" Tall
  • 2" Shank
  • Weight 28 pounds
  • Good condition.


Ted Mays Blacksmith Tool Collection

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