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Old October 8th, 2008, 07:17 PM   #1
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Default Tube bending software

Just wondering what people are using for plotting out tubes for rollbars and chassis and such. I know there are some out there but they are costly, I was looking to see if there is a trial version out there to play with until funds allow to buy something like Bendtech Pro.
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Old October 8th, 2008, 07:46 PM   #2
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bendtechs entry level software is only around 100 or so. you can save that in your first project just by the tube you won't ruin. or you can just learn as you go like most people.

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Old October 8th, 2008, 07:55 PM   #3
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Yeah I was looking at that. I have built a few cages with friends and if you take your time and map it out its not really hard to do. I only added to my factory cage when I did mine, but now I have some DOM coming to me and I would like to build a few different styles in software to look at/map it out before I bend. I also have a friend that wants to build a chassis from scratch in the near future. I was looking more or less for something to play with until the time comes to buy.
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Old October 15th, 2008, 06:46 PM   #4
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JD2 has a free download of their bending software. I've heard mixed reviews, but I guess it's worth what you pay.

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I have a mitler bros. tube bending software I would sell for $35 + shipping.


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