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Tube bending guide

The most common causes of poor bends and how to avoid them

The most common causes of poor bends and how to avoid them

Eliminating defects and badly bent parts. During the process of bending a whole range of defects and problems can occur, which come mainly from a poor choice of tools, using worn tools, poor settings of the tools, greasing, using poor materials and many other causes.

Avoiding the most common causes of problems in tube bending is dealt with in the following table:

TABLE - BAD BENDS POSTER

Table for setting up the basic tools are in the section, Setting and balancing the tools.