Using the Professional XL5+ Metal Bender Tool with this option, one can produce impressive results when bending flat metal strip on edge - making it useful for producing frames and other components. Repeated bends can be achieved through use of the adjusting nut to create an end stop.
On Edge Bending Kit comprises of a reversible bending pillar and fixing bolt. The bending pillar has a 1/8" and a 3/16" recess machined at either end.
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Maximum size metal for On Edge Bending:
1" x 1/8" (flat strip metal ON EDGE).
1" x 3/16" (flat strip metal ON EDGE).Special Note:
Max sizes stated for Edge Bending are for use with the special bending pillar provided. Larger thicknesses up to 3/8" can be bent with care on the standard XL5+ Metal Bender using the single pass bending head but flat strip metal may need to be heated to maintain a flat bend.