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Easiest Way to Add Bend

Question asked by Chris Kalnasy on Jan 22, 2013
Latest reply on Jan 22, 2013 by Bernie Daraz

I have come across this more than once and I wanted some other users feedback.

 

When you need to make a bend on an edge, but not the entire edge, what is the easiest way to go about this accurately?

 

I am reverse engineering plenty of parts for 'eye candy' and i come across this often and need to keep it pretty accurate like the rest of the part.

 

Attached is a screen shot of what I have so far.  The top edge (highlighted) has bend on about 3/4 of it that bends in the negative Z direction.

 

I have used the sketched bend, and a few other sheet metal tools to do this in the past, but sometimes it can be a pain with not the entire edge bending.

 

Thanks everyone.

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