How to bend a Big Deck bed, doh!

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How to bend a Big Deck bed, doh!

Post by Scarface GTti on Tue May 12, 2015 9:18 pm

I'm a man of 101 endless jobs and although i always say that if you rush a job there's a good chance you'll get problems, i rushed the job........and got problems. I was loading this equipment to scrap and just didn't have my brain in gear, mind was elsewhere. First pic:

https://plus.google.com/u/0/photos?pid=6147939027395528754&oid=104609106440562923935

After this it all went a bit wrong. The extended amount of bed on the Big Deck at the back has very little support and the inevitable happened:

https://plus.google.com/u/0/photos?pid=6147939075592441634&oid=104609106440562923935

A session today with some solid blocks of wood and a rather large forklift has bent it back and straightened it out but now its been bent once its weak so i'll be welding in some angle iron to bring some strength back into it.

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Re: How to bend a Big Deck bed, doh!

Post by Scarface GTti on Tue May 12, 2015 9:26 pm


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Re: How to bend a Big Deck bed, doh!

Post by HighlyJetted on Wed May 13, 2015 6:02 pm

I love the straightening method!!
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Post by Swarfing on Wed May 13, 2015 6:37 pm

Ouch!

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