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July/August 2017

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PIPE BENDING
Mammoth metallica

Artists bend and weld steel pipe to create life-size pachyderm for Guadalupe River Trail.

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WELDING
Style that sizzles

Max Hazan fabricates stunning motorcycles and motorbikes out of scrap metal.

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FUSED MATERIALS
A resounding sculpture

Dale Evers used raw materials to fabricate a replica of Carlos Santana’s Paul Reed Smith guitar.

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AUTOMOTIVE
Roadside resurrection

People pay Mike Kleeves a lot of money to rebuild classic cars from a bygone era.

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WELDING
Inventive integrity

Sculptor uses atypical techniques to achieve complex designs.

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FASTENING SYSTEMS
Biblical proportions

Steel underpinnings shore up Ark Encounter.

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STRUCTURES
From ship to shore

Architect’s aluminum creations pioneer a path to self-supporting building surfaces.

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METALWORKING
A model train

A steelmaker turns to David Madero to sculpt and fabricate a gift for a favored customer.

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MANUFACTURING
Into the storm

Cousins reject retirement and join forces to meet demand during emergencies.

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FACE TIME
Collect and control

Addressing challenges in a shop environment requires logical steps, says Donaldson Applications Engineering Manager, Chrissy Klocker.

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CUSTOM FABRICATOR
Erin Hills Clover

The centerpiece of "Fan Central" at the 2017 U.S. Open was a 2,500 lb. steel clover created by fabricators Milwaukee Blacksmith.

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