This 45kg / 100lb cast steel anvil is a London pattern blacksmiths anvil and are cast using the same moulds as BSL Anvils Australia. With a thick waist and heel to maximise the mass under the working piece Made in China of 1050 steel tempered to 55- 57 hrc. The wide base and the bolt holes make it far easier to fix down to a stand or base and help to minimise anvil ring. These are entry level priced anvils so could have minor aesthetic casting imperfections, cast from 1050 as you would expect higher end anvils to be, and are ideal for beginners through to professionals. We do not paint or fill our anvils as we have nothing to hide. As all new anvils do you may want to do some dressing of of the edges depending on your use. Postage will be made on a pallet by truck with tail lift.