I know but I have only heard about them with no contacts.
On 10/1/2013 9:03 AM, Ted Eisenstein wrote:
>> I know that there have been various iron smelters run at Pennsic over
>> the years. I watched the start up of one. I'm not sure where those folks
>> got their iron ore, but it apparently can be had.
> Heck, for that matter, I've hosted two out here at my house, and
> attended another this past May at the Kalamazoo medieval conference
> thing. For the two here, I believe magnetite was used; I can't remember
> what was used at K'zoo, but have vague memories of some sort of
> weird mash-up of materials, said mash-up was a mix not normally found
> in nature.