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Kickass Hydro Bender Setup

Discussion in 'The Tool Shed' started by mikey_d05, Dec 26, 2006.

  1. mikey_d05

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    faster than my air over hydraulic set up!
     
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    Nice set up. oh and it took 1:27 seconds to be exact! lol
     
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    Watch for the muzzleflash!
    Cool...
     
  5. mikey_d05

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    Uhhh...are you lost?
     
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    Bender in this manner does not involve drinking.:D
     
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    He's everywhere.
     
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    AWESOME!
     
  9. CrewCab59

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    Can we have more details and more close up pics???
     
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    What do you all want to know?
     
  11. CrewCab59

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    Just wanted to know what you done to make it better,what brand,and some pics.

    Thanks
     
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    X2. Some pics would be great, can't do vids on my slow connection.

    After doing a few bends manually, got to thinking a hydraulic would be the shiznits
     
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    mikey_d05 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Well...here's a diagram that'll replace about 4 paragraphs of explanation.

    [​IMG]

    Pump is a 1 hp baldor motor coupled to a 5 gpm at free flow pump with a 1 gallon reservoir welded to it. That's honestly all there is to it, I'll get more pics tomorrow.
     
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    Nice setup,but watch them sleeve's
     
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    Watch for the muzzleflash!
    Been cool if that dumb bitch had his arm removed....:D :p: :haha: :haha: :haha: Yeah I'm lost mikey come find me...:laugh:
     
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    Nice set-up. I'd think about moving the switch though.:eek1:
     
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    Well, there really is no good place to put the switch. I'm gonna find one on a cord that I can hold in my hand.
     
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    L.M.A.O. :eek1: :rotfl: :haha: !!
     
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    I want one! How much do you think you have in that setup?

    ~Brian
     
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    Pump was $250 shipped from e-bay, hoses and fitting IIRC were around $100 total, ram was $100, work done to ram was $60. The cart that the bender sits on was free.

    Sooo....roughly $500 without the bender.
     

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