Repair Techniques for Heritage Ironwork

Event Description

A day of practical guidance which will provide you with the necessary tools to make informed decisions in relation to repairing heritage ironwork. We will look at six basic techniques and assess their pros and cons. An afternoon walking tour will offer the opportunity to view various examples of repair work.  By the end of the day you should have a good idea of:

           When to repair

  • Is repair necessary?
  • What are the ethical considerations?
  • What options are available to you?
  • How will site constraints affect your decision?

           Available options

  • Traditional fire-welding
  • Gas welding
  • Brazing
  • Arc processes
  • Resin fillers
  • 3-D printing

          How to choose

  • Site considerations
  • Heritage context
  • Materials
  • Budget

Tickets: £65 including lunch (£45 students) Early bird discount: £60 (ends Friday 5th Jan 2017)

Venue: Vernon Harcourt Room, St Hilda’s College, Cowley Place, Oxford OX4 1DY


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Bookings must be made at least 15 working days in advance of the course date accompanied by payment in full. Once your booking form and payment have been received a receipt will be sent out. In the event of cancellation by the customer please notify the NHIG Secretary immediately using the below contact details as the following charges will apply: ➣ 14 working days or less before the date – 100% of the cost ➣ More than 14 working days before the date – 15% retention for admin ☐ The NHIG reserves the right to cancel the course with 14 working days notice if sufficient delegate numbers have not been confirmed. ☐ The NHIG and venue provider do not accept liability for personal injury to, or the loss or damage of clothing, equipment or other property belonging to persons attending the course.

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