Tagged: TinSmithing


Tin Plate and the Tinker

Excerpted from The Chronicle, Vol. 4 No. 2, April 1951 by Gillian W.B. Bailey Although the manufacture of tin plate had -long been a monopoly of Bohemia, about 1620 the industry spread to Saxony...

Bill McMillen's assembled tin canister 3

A Tin Canister by Bill McMillen, Part 3

Assembly of the cylindrical body This third blog installment profiling the construction of a tin canister by Bill McMillen will outline the assembly process of the body.   Parts 1 and 2 published previously gave...