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for bending steel

DIY Metal Bending Tool 9 Steps (with Pictures ...

DIY Metal Bending Tool DIY Metal Bending tool for bending of reinforcing steel, rod, round, flat, square bars.It is very suitable for the making of concrete reinforcement cages.The bender can do bents using the guides of main unitat 7-12-17-22-27-32-37-42-47 cm and with...

1. Tools Angle grinder 115 or 125mm Cutting disk ø115 x 1mm – (ø4 ½” x 0.04”) or ø125 x 1mm – (ø 5” x 0.04”) Grinding disk Saw machine (optional bu...2. You can open the files using the free version of google SketchUp8 or any newer.3. Remember Safety First.Welding Cutting and Grinding Tools are Dangerous! Do it at your own Risk! Use Always the Suitable Protective Equipment.Cut...4. For the bending unit I decided to use something from the leftover stuff that was good enough and needed to do only one hole and a M12 thread.Don...5. The main unit is a simple tube (38x38x3x500mm).I have made the pivot holes at an earlier step (Preparation of Bushing / Pivot Set) but before th...6. To attaching the bending unit to main unit needs to make a small base for the pivot.Will need a M16 nut abroach with a ø16mm drill bit and a M6...7. For the making of Thickness Adjuster needed one M12x40mm bolt, two M12 nuts and two small pieces of steel scrap. Weld a nut on a piece of steel,...8. The tool as is can do bends as follows at the first guide 70mm at the second 70+50=120mm at the third 120+50=170mm and so on. Making a small an...9. The tool is ready.Tested and the results are prety good.You can see the whole video hereYou can see the tool in action hereThanks for your readi...

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