Highlights were of tools made by blacksmiths, and the practice of crafts , especially for working with wood. Among them : ţapinele , security, şpranţul , stork , adzes , picks
Ţapinele were used in forestry for handling logs , large long-tailed axes ( şpranţuri ) for carving , finishing large wooden beams , stork with short tail , usually curved , all for carving , woodcarving chest adzes , chisels special drills . It was also common for Horjul mezdreaua finishing and wood ornamentation used mainly in furniture.
It noted that both agricultural tools of carpentry tools and especially craftsmen was beautifully decorated by stamping , with a number of signs that were in fact and master brand , its brand . In any trade mark master was a guarantee for the buyer who use tools that master sign . Blacksmiths made and tools for hunting and fishing , special racing to catch foxes, wolves , rabbits etc. and large fish hooks . To get a rough picture of craftsmen practicing blacksmith to mention the names of some of them. We emphasize that in 1733 land record for Lower Vărzarii two blacksmiths were nominated : Theodore and John Gavra Gavra . A contract in 1745 mention them Novac Gavra Gavra Matthew , John and Peter Pat Pat . Over a hundred years ago , in another act are mentioned among others : Nicholas Gavra Gavra John and John Pat - inducing craft being transmitted on the family line . All of them , in 1881 , Alexandru Gavra wins bronze medal at the exhibition in Sibiu. The Upper Vărzarii all three blacksmiths 1733 were nominated : Ciura Matthew, Gheorghe Popa and John Christmas , and in 1840 recorded in the village 30 smithies .