While Forge-Aprons started out making protective leather aprons exclusively for blacksmiths, it soon became apparent that there was a demand by a variety of metal workers for custom made leather aprons. This apron was made in response to a request from a metal-shaper who works sheet metal on a pneumatic hammer. Occasionally, the hammer causes the sheet metal to buck into his chest so we added padding to the chest area to help protect him. The padding consists of two layers of
All in one shot, the entire Forge-Apron blacksmith apron product line. From left to right; 1. The Short apron with Flame option and center pocket. 2. The Full-Cut apron for more upper torso coverage and our standard logo pocket. 3. The small Kid's apron (model is 5 years old) 4. The Lap apron with Flame option and hip pocket 5. The Original apron with Flame option 6. The large Kid's apron (model is 10 years old) 7. The Original bib apron with extra width and two hip pockets.
Forge-Aprons has had the honor of building leather blacksmith aprons for metal artists all over the country. We know a few aprons have gone to machinists and a few to metalsmiths. This order is the first we have custom crafted for knifemakers. Half Face Blades are going to be one good-looking shop. Hope they get a spot on Forged in Fire! #knifemakerapron #leatherbladesmithaprons #customaprons #leatherblacksmithapron #customleatherapron #machinistaprons #metalsmithapron #meta