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Aug 18, 2006
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I am trying to bend a piece of 1/4" 2024T3 aluminum bar and man is that stuff tough! Bending Brake - nope! Vice and hammer routine - nope! I am considering making a mold out of wood with the proper bends in it and putting it in an arbor press. Is it time for heat?

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