Looking for company to make compound curves english wheel

Discussion in 'Metal Boat Building' started by Cathal Mc Carthy, Sep 20, 2022.

  1. Cathal Mc Carthy
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    Cathal Mc Carthy New Member

    Hi I am looking for a company to make some compound curves in stainless steel for an art project. Someone using a powered english wheel would be great. Stainless would be 2mm or 3 mm thick.

    Any ideas appreciated I am in Ireland but this is not a problem.
    thanks
    Cathal
     
  2. DCockey
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    DCockey Senior Member

    "Powered English wheel" - None of the English wheels I've seen are powered. A common alternative to an English wheel is a power/planishing hammer. You might try asking on a custom car or auto restoration forum.
     
  3. wet feet
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    wet feet Senior Member

    Get hold of a copy of Classic and Sportscar,look for the panel making companies and make a phone call.There should be several to choose from.
     
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