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    I did some more work to my press brake today, its coming along nicely. Wife wants me to paint it orange.

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    The wheels make it easy to maneuver in my basement. Its so heavy now I think it will reside permanently in my basement lol.

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    savage11, Hello red or orange is really good...Cap what caliber is that rifle on the wall?
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    It is a BAR WW2 trainer 2x overscale. It was used as an instructional aid to show GIs how the Browning Automatic Rifle operated. A real BAR is 30-06.

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    Gostei de sua ideia Savage11, vou tentar fazer

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    Eu vou ajudar de qualquer maneira eu posso.obrigado

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    The cool thing about this design is you could also put identical jacks on each end and carefully pump them to achieve a greater and more uniform bend on certain parts.

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    Quote Originally Posted by owen moore View Post
    The cool thing about this design is you could also put identical jacks on each end and carefully pump them to achieve a greater and more uniform bend on certain parts.
    That's a great idea, I havent considered. Thanks man!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Savage11 View Post
    The wheels make it easy to maneuver in my basement. Its so heavy now I think it will reside permanently in my basement lol.
    Heavy, but not too small for a little engine/ wheelie bars and propel it up the stairs, lol.

    Maybe readers have seen brake I purchased... I need a sheetmetal brake... it has jackscrews arranged between bed and Vee die, according to gauge being worked. I really like the idea of individual pressure units, but like my jackscrews achieving parallel isn't so easy. Pumping two could be worse.
    I'd suggest a single pump, split a manifold to a pair of heavy cylinders. The parallel adjustment could be in threaded clevis and screw. Half a clevis turn divides the thread pitch x .50, turns of the screw for finer increments.
    I'd offer the calculation distributing load equally over 2 points; BUT that currently defies my search terms. It's something like, but not the rule of thirds [as in photography]. It isn't 33.3%


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