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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-03-2004, 07:53 PM Thread Starter
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bent subframe.... any experience??? [pics]

Has anyone done this before?

I have two options - either go with brute force and try to bend it manualy or use a torch and heat it up to soften the steel and then straighten it out (odds are the powercoat wont survive).

any ideas?


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eh brute force did it,
i used the steel bar from my bench press and bent that shiat back
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just show this post i had to bend mine about 5 inches

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