New railings for the East Crescent

The current Metal Shop project is a steel railing for one of two access bridges at the back of the East Crescent. Each steel piece was cut to length in the Metal Shop, according to drafted specifications, and now the railing is welded in place.New railings for the East Crescent

The current Metal Shop project is a steel railing for one of two access bridges at the back of the East Crescent. Each steel piece was cut to length in the Metal Shop, according to drafted specifications, and now the railing is welded in place.
[Photo & Text: Jacob Schwartz]



The railing features a learning curve

The railings around the East Crescent feature a recurrent circular motif. Achieving an accurate replica was one of the challenges for current workshoppers in the metal shop.
[Photo & Text: Jacob Schwartz]



Workshoppers fabricate the railing in place

After a thorough introduction to the use of metalworking tools, November 6th workshop participants Joshua Kuensting and David Hershberger will spend their workshop on metal shop projects.
[Photo & Text: Jacob Schwartz]

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