Event Date
16th May to 18th May 2024

Metal work

Start At, 16/05/2024 09:00
Metalwork Forge
Mr Merv Allen F.W.C.B. (Judge)
Class: 1 NBCC: HOUSEHOLD or DOMESTIC ITEM FOR USE IN THE HOME

Description:

Any article produced using blacksmithing methods traditional or modern in the competitor’s workshop. Appropriate finishes provided by external contractors such as galvanising, zinc spray or powder coating are also permitted.

Prizes: 1st - £50, 2nd - £30 and 3rd - £20

Price: £5.00
Class: 2 NBCC: OUTDOOR FUNCTIONAL OR FOR DISPLAY

Description:

Any article produced using any blacksmithing methods traditional or modern in the competitor’s workshop. Appropriate finishes provided by external contractors such as galvanising, zinc spray or powder coating are also permitted.

Prizes: 1st - £50, 2nd - £30 and 3rd - £20

Price: £5.00
Class: 3 NBCC: STUDENT, APPRENTICE & BEGINER (UP TO 3 YEARS)

Description:

Any article produced using any blacksmithing methods traditional or modern in the competitor’s workshop and or at College. Appropriate finishes provided by external contractors such as galvanising, zinc spray or powder coating are also permitted.

Prizes: 1st - £50, 2nd - £30 and 3rd - £20

Price: £5.00
Class: 4 NBCC: INDUSTRIAL ITEMS FUNCTIONAL OR FOR DISPLAY

Description:

Any article produced using any blacksmithing methods traditional or modern in the competitor’s workshop. Appropriate finishes provided by external contractors such as galvanising, zinc spray or powder coating are also permitted.

Prizes: 1st - £50, 2nd - £30 and 3rd - £20

Price: £5.00
Class: 5 NBCC QUALIFYING: LIVE FORGING

Description:

To be competed for during the Show.
Make a HANGING BASKET BRACKET in a TIME ALLOWED of TWO HOURS.
Manufacturer of a wall bracket for a hanging basket to a design only limited to the makers imagination, made without the use of hand power tools. Competitors to supply their own materials unworked, only the first sample made by each competitor to be allowed.

Prizes: 1st - £50, 2nd - £30 and 3rd - £20

Price: £5.00
Class: 6 LIVE FORGING COMPETITION, OPEN TO ALL

Description:

To be competed for during the Show.
Competitors may enter as many pieces as they make live forging at the show.
Each piece to be made within a maximum of 1 hour and of their own choice.
Competitors to supply their own materials, or use what is available at the forge on the day.
A winning piece will be selected daily by a member of the public.
The winning piece will be retained for a presentation.
The maker of the piece will receive a cash prize of £50.00 (fifty pounds).

Prizes: 1st - £50

Price: £5.00
Class: 7 LIVE FORGING COMPETITION, BOTTLE OPENER (SPONSORED)

Description:

To be competed for during the Show.
A fun competition where a blacksmith has 20 minutes to make a bottle opener (Students 30 minutes) at the end of each day the representative from the sponsor or DCAA official will judge the best one from that day and the winner will take away some bottles (either alcoholic or non-alcoholic) The judge will then get to take the chosen opener home with them. A range of stock is available for use but makers can bring their own stock, one attempt per day and items from the previous days rollover


Price: £5.00