The completed shovel, part of a set of fire tools that Howard custom makes, takes about four-and-a-half hours to weld and measures 23 inches. The utilitarian design is inspired in part by the I-beams used to make buildings.  Photo 4 of 14 in Meet a Seasoned Blacksmith Who Reveals His Art's Painstaking Process

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The completed shovel, part of a set of fire tools that Howard custom makes, takes about four-and-a-half hours to weld and measures 23 inches. The utilitarian design is inspired in part by the I-beams used to make buildings. 

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