Homemade Metal Bender
gary hart on bbs.homeshopmachinist.net
Metal bender with a 7 1/2" ball bearing. The inner race is bolted to the top disk and clamped to the vise. The outer race is movable. Holes for dowel pins in the top disk are laid out using CAD. Each hole is 0.25" larger than the previous and spaced 0.25" apart. The disk's rim is drilled and tapped for stops.
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