bending aluminum flashing without a break - posted in Public House: I need to do this tomorrow. Id planned to fashion a break with a 2x4, some plywood and some clamps, but I ran across the following home-made extrusion brake.
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Versatile in its ability to perform various complex bending profiles with ease. Go from bending simple flashing to intricate outside corner posts without making any adjustments to the bending brake. POWERlock™ provides a strong clamping without need for adjusting when changing material.
4. Notch eave of panel 1” and bend the hem under by using the hem-bending tool. Snip off underlap rib flush with the hem edge of the panel pan. Trim and fold overlap rib of panel to provide a clean closed panel rib appearance. Use One-Part Polyurethane sealant on this portion of the rib to provide a weather tight seal.
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Portable Mini Brake, Bending Length 48 In, Capacity of Mild Steel 22 Gauge, Max Box Depth Infinite In, Max Lift of Beam 0.375 In, Structural Steel, Compact Size, Extra Wide Feet, No Fixed Throat Depth, Dual-Direction, Cam-over Style Clamps From the Manufacturer. Malco's new Mini Brake is lightweight and compact, but it can do a heavy-duty job.
To adjust, locate the 3/16” set screw on the back of the tool, towards the front of the tool near the jaws. Turn it clockwise to tighten the gap of the jaws for thinner material or counterclockwise to make the gap of the jaws larger for thicker material.