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Old 02-24-2010, 05:22 PM
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makeing a new tip

im trying to make a new 9" tip out of diamond plate. i've seen it done before. i just need to know the easiest way to bend the sheet of metal. i made a jig. it's just not working out right. anyone know a good way??
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Old 02-25-2010, 05:08 PM
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Mild steel right?
Got a pic of your attempt (jig)?

Are you trying to bend it around a piece of 8 5/8's pipe.

How are you going to swedge it down to the tail pipe size.
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Old 02-25-2010, 05:58 PM
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well i drew a 9in circle and welded 2in pipe a round it and tried bendin it that way well now a found a pice of 9in pipe that im goin to use as a jig i think and try a bend it around yea its real thin steel
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