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    Thread: Hammer forming

    1. #1
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      Sep 2019
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      Hammer forming

      I would like to great come gauges bezels and aluminum vents using hammer forming . What type and thickness of aluminum should I use?

    2. #2
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      Apr 2012
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      You can try a few different thicknesses but I would start with around .040 thick, maybe try some .063 thick, 3003 aluminum. Youíll need to anneal it before forming any sheet aluminum.
      McMaster sells smaller squares of it that arenít too expensive for trials.

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