This scroll bender allows one to make smaller scrolls - these scrolls are widely used in candle holder and other in home type projects. Picture shows scrolls made with the MK1/2 Scroll Bender. Scrolls made using: 1/2"w x 3/32" thickness flat strip, 3/8"w x 1/16" thickness flat strip, and 1/8" round rod. (scrolls not included with tool).
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On the MK1/2 Scroll Bender, the end of the metal strip is placed between two central rollers and is gripped by adjusting the movable roller. The metal strip is then drawn around center segment to produce initial part of scroll.
Depending on size of scroll required, metal strip is drawn around further with 2nd segment placed in position. For consistency when producing repeated scrolls, mark on base where metal leaves the segment.
Finally release finished scroll (scroll comes out flat).
Maximum working Capacity
1/2" x 3/32" (flat metal strip)
1/8" (solid round rod)
Max. scroll Size
3" - the maximum scroll size quoted is approximate due to the varying temper (spring) of steel.
3 13/16"w x 3 13/16"L x 1 3/4"h.
Boxed Weight: 2 lbs.
All tools are supplied with operating instructions. Please note that the maximum working capacity stated is for Hot Rolled Material or Annealed metal. Working beyond these limits or with material of greater hardness may reduce the operational life of the tool.