(Image 1) This is eight tentacle bottle openers in waiting; 3/4-inch round stock.
(Image 2) But first, I need to get accustomed to a new (to me…) tapering die on the Bradley 50-lb power hammer. Eventually, it should make my life easier. But we need to get to know each other a little better first.
(Image 3) So, I’m going to bang away at this ugly bit of found scrap gifted to me by Nick Tomlin. Let’s see if I can clean it up into a decent taper.