Re: [castinghobby] Re: Sheet steel
- On 12/13/2012 11:35 AM, grumpygrady wrote:
> if you start a group please let me know as i am interested in this alsoOK, I didn't find anything in the way of groups, so I started one.
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> <mailto:castinghobby%40yahoogroups.com>, Ron Thompson <ron@...> wrote:
> > Thanks everyone,
> > I doubt I will work to the full width, much. I did shear a piece of
> > galvanized ducting and it went like butter. The computer case is about
> > as thick as it can handle without stressing it too much.
> > Maybe when I lube it, it will do better.
> > The only difference I see in the grizzly and mine is the bottom press
> > brake V die. In the PDF manual, it looks like a solid, fixed die. Mine
> > is removable, and in pieces, which is good for split setups.
> > I imagine it will see the most use in making small boxes, like
> > electrical enclosures. Although I would like to roll a larger cone
> for a
> > cyclone dust collector.
> > The Quail dropping pans make me think of other uses, though.
> > If there isn't a brake group, I may start one. Be nice to share
> > experiences and projects.
> > Hell, I may even roll a furnace housing or two.
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