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Makers Legacy is on-stop blog for beginners and enthusiasts who want to master different skills. We are working to educate and inspire our readers with high-quality information and fresh and interesting updates. Make sure to bookmark this page, and read some most amazing pieces of content about welding, knifemaking, gunsmithing, engine turning, brazing, jewelry making and much more. Have fun browsing.

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Best Cordless Screwdriver To Buy in 2022

Check out a complete cordless screwdriver buying guide and pick a perfect tool for your home projects in 2022.
Best Blacksmith Hammer

8 Best Blacksmith Hammer

Are you looking for the best blacksmith hammer? We are here to help you decide among many different types of blacksmithing hammers for sale.

Gunsmith Punch Set

Check out a complete gunsmith punch set buying guide and choose one of the 5 best kits for your gunsmithing tasks in 2022.

5 Best Gunsmith Tool Kits

Maintaining your gun to fit you perfectly can be such a rewarding activity. Look at our list of the best gunsmith tool kit reviews to help you hone your gunsmithing skills

Best Gun Cleaning Mat

Make your gun maintenance less messy and better organized with the 6 best gun cleaning mats in 2023.

Top 7 Gun Vise Reviews

Buy the best gun vise and start cleaning your gun like a pro. Keep reading to choose one of the 7 best gun stands for your handgun, shotgun, or rifle.

Best Knife-Making Forge

heck out the best knife-making forge in 2022 and learn how to choose the best tool for your unique forging needs.

8 Best Blacksmith Hammer

Are you looking for the best blacksmith hammer? We are here to help you decide among many different types of blacksmithing hammers for sale.

10 Best Gun and Rifle Socks

Storing guns in gun socks is the best way to protect your weapon against various contaminants. Take a look at our list of the top gun socks to help you pick the best.

Oscillating Tool Blades

Check out a complete oscillating blade buying guide to find the best oscillating tool blades for cutting through metal, wood, tile, and more.
Hammer Drills

Top 5 Hammer Drills

Check out a complete buyer’s guide to hammer drills and learn how to choose the most appropriate tool based on your needs.

8 Best Tool Belt Reviews

Read an expert-approved tool belt review and choose among the 8 top-rated products in 2021.

Motorcycle Bell Rules

These are 6 the most important motorcycle bell rules and the best 10 motorcycle bells to offer as a gift in 2021.

Best Gun Oil

Read a ultimate buying guide to the 5 best gun oil options in 2021 and factors that might impact your final decision.

Best Gun Cleaner in 2022

Learn how to clean a gun like a pro using some of the 10 best gun cleaner, solvent, and oil solutions in 2022.

10 Best Belt Grinder

Every job can be done quickly and effectively with the right tools. Look at our list of 10 best belt grinders for knife making – and unleash your creativity.

Top 10 Belt Sanders

What is the best belt sander? The one that will provide the finish you are satisfied with. Look at our list of the best belt sanders – one of them will make sense for your woodworking needs.

Top 8 Blacksmith Apron

Are you looking for the best blacksmith apron in 2022? Look at the 8 top-class items to protect you from sparks and flames and do your projects with peace of mind.

15 Blacksmithing Gloves

You already have a furnace, anvil, and hammer. The next thing in your blacksmithing arsenal is forging gloves. Look at this text and find out everything about the best gloves for blacksmithing.

Best Blacksmith Anvil

Choose one of the 8 best blacksmithing anvils from Makers Legacy list and take your craftsmanship to new heights.

Best Blacksmith Tongs

Here is the list of the best blacksmith tongs to boost your creativity and make your unique creations bear the subtle marks of their creator.

How to Solder Copper Pipe Like a Pro

Whether you are a soldering professional or a beginner, choosing the right soldering equipment and tools for soldering can be such a daunting task. We prepared a list of 10 soldering tools for your perfect soldering joints.

How to Remove Solder Quickly and Efficiently

If you are wondering how to remove solder from board, this article will give you a hand. Keep reading to learn the most efficient desoldering tips and methods.

How to Remove Rust From Metal

Learn all possible techniques to remove rust from various materials using tools and homemade rust removals Remove rust from metal, stainless steel, knifes, paint and tools .

Knife Handle Design

Learn everything you need to know about knife handle design – shapes, textures, size, materials and how to design handles according to knife purpose.

How to Jewel a Rifle Bolt

With the right bolt jeweling tools and the right technique, jeweling a rifle bolt can be a walk in the park. Learn more about what you’ll need to do in article series dedicated to gunsmithing.

Hobo Nickel Tools

Getting started with hobo coin art can be both expensive and quite cheap. There are a lot of professional tools that can be rather costly, but there are also a lot of cheap, DIY options that would be quite enough in case you are just taking up with this fun hobby. Learn more!

What is Best Knife Making Steel?

This is article every hobby and new knifemaker MUST read Learn what is the best knife steel, 10 most important characteristics of knife making steel and what steel you should choose for your blade.

Knife Blade Design

All you need to know about knife design, knife blade types, and blade shapes is in this article. Read a dead-simple guide to knife blade design.
Knife Templates and Patterns

Knife Templates and Patterns + How to Make Sheath

If you’re hooked on craft, this article will help you. Read and learn how to make knife patterns and sheet templates like a pro.