Accessory Project Bending Wood Is One Of The Most Exciting And Magical Things A Woodworker Will Ever Experience
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Hot Pipe Bent Salad Tongs Photos by Scotty Lewis; Lead photo by Tom Morton Hot pipe bending is one of the simplest things to set up and produces some of the most amazing results.If you don't have any of the necessary supplies to create this set-up, a trip to the hardware store is in order.
What You Will NeedYou will need a metal pipe about 6" long with an outside diameter of 1 ¼", as well as the matching flange.The rest of the bending jig can be made of small scraps of wood.The pipe is heated with a propane torch - pick one up if you don't have one.
Mount the pipe to a board with the corresponding flange.Drill a large hole in the mounting board for the torch to shine through and into the pipe.The board can simply be held vertically in a vise.I chose to attach the board to a platform so I would have a portable set-up I could use in places that I don't have a vise.
Before using the pipe for bending, sand off any coating it might have on it.I decided to create a simple cradle that would allow me to adjust the...