How to Use a Metal Brake to Bend a Trim Coil?

Answer A siding brake is used to bend aluminum or vinyl trim coil to make pieces for exterior house trim. These are often used in conjunction with aluminum or vinyl siding but may be used with wood or fib... Read More »

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How do I brake aluminum metal to cover wood trim?

Rent or Borrow a Trim BrakeEnsure a neat, crisp, clean appearance and a good fit over the existing wood by using the proper tools and equipment for bending ("braking") aluminum to fit. Check local ... Read More »

How to Bend Metal Flashing?

If you need to bend metal flashing for a home improvement or craft project, you can build a simple tool to assist you called a break. The measurements of the break depend on the size of metal flash... Read More »

How do i bend metal forging?

Traditional metal forging is done on an anvil, which is used to support and mold metal heated in a forge so that it can be hammered into various shapes. The type of metal and the heat used will aff... Read More »

How do I bend metal roofing?

Press BrakeBend large sheets of metal roofing with a press brake. You can purchase or rent the machine at many home improvement centers, and the machine provides a clean consistent bend to the meta... Read More »