Roll forming aluminum

Discussion in 'Metal Boat Building' started by dick stave, Feb 11, 2008.

  1. dick stave
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    dick stave Senior Member

    Is anyone using a power bead roller to form spray rails ( side stiffeners ) and or keels and rubrails in 1/8" aluminum sheets? I inquired with a local forming shop and there price was outrageous, so I'm looking at fabricating my own machine.
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