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BENT BLADE

by Karda
posted 10-12-2017 10:28 PM


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Ripper70

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#1 posted 10-12-2017 10:39 PM

Gee, I don’t know about that Mike.

I’m sure it will make a nice foundation for a decorative wall clock to hang in your shop.

-- "You know, I'm such a great driver, it's incomprehensible that they took my license away." --Vince Ricardo

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#2 posted 10-12-2017 10:43 PM

Yes, you can bend it back… but don’t expect it to perform as it did before you bent it. Use it while you are waiting for your new blade to arrive, and on stuff where an imperfect cut doesn’t matter, like on roughing blanks and rough cutting patterns/dimensional stock.

Cheers,
Brad

-- Brad in FL - In Dog I trust... everything else is questionable

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#3 posted 10-12-2017 10:59 PM

Doh! Now I see. It’s a band saw blade! I missed that part. I thought I was looking at the edge of a table saw blade.

I’m ashamed.

-- "You know, I'm such a great driver, it's incomprehensible that they took my license away." --Vince Ricardo

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Karda

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#4 posted 10-12-2017 11:04 PM

thanks I know the cut won’t be true I just want to make sure its safe. What is a good way to straighten it without ruining it more thanks

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#5 posted 10-13-2017 12:31 AM

You can try two crescent wrenches. Pliers are OK too but are more likely to marr the blade.

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese! http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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#6 posted 10-13-2017 01:04 AM

ok thanks

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