|Tin snips come in right and left hand and straight cut type. To make long cuts a 1/2 inch strip is cut alternating betweenthe snips one cutting one side and the other cutting the other.|
|My home made metal brake makes very nice sharp corners for such a project. Angle iron would have been preferable for the top clamp leaf, But I used what I could get my hands on to build the metal brake. Note the vice grips and the outside wings saved me from building difficult to make locking handles. Making things as simple and functional as you can is always a grate idea. The vice grips only need a light pressure.|
|The first bend was the back right hand corner the next was after careful measurement in the back left hand corner and finally the front bends were finished|
|In the background are files, 99% were dollar swap meat junk box files , and pawn shop wonders for $1 each The handles were salvaged from bad screw drivers for 25 cents each.|
|The outer skin was made longer than the pot it tall, this allowed for welding small spots and using a grinder to level the metal where the next weld would be making a uniform edge on the top and bottom of the pot.Click to view next post|
A Blog has the ability to up date material and even though time has passed and this is an old post I noticed that a lot of people will only view one page and move on. So it seemed practical to place a photo of the finished product on each post.
Richard W Norman
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