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Old 04-08-2017, 11:28 AM
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HA! Perfection --- I knew you could pull it off!! LOL
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Old 04-14-2017, 08:32 AM
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Nice find!

I bought a 36" Mittler a year ago, just now making room in my shop for it.

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I just picked up a roller from Summit and will be making interior panels for my 69 Firebird with rear seat delete. My question is: if I cut out the panel from a cardboard template, will the finished piece actually be smaller that the original template because of the beads? Do beads cause the panel to contract?
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Old 04-24-2018, 07:57 PM
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that Is correct, I don't recall how much it's been a while since I have done any.

Watch some Lazze videos where he pre- stretches the panels on a English wheel, etc. Some folks also reverse the beads from one side to the other, I haven't tried that yet.

Best to practice first of course. I need to do a firewall and I am a bit rusty so I will be practicing...
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