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I-Beam Cut Web and Bend Flange

Question asked by Tommy Thomasson on Sep 22, 2010
Latest reply on Sep 24, 2010 by Mark Greenwell

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We cut a triangular section out of the I-beam web, and now I want to bend the bottom flange up so that it's parallel with the cut. We call this a skid plate, but I'm not sure if that's the technical name. It's a nice feature on the ends of large equipment skids - keeps from tearing the floor up when the equipment is moved around.


I've tried a few things (deform, flex) but I never use these features and was not able to make them work.


Any ideas? (I hope my explaination makes sense)Skid Plate.JPG