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Old January 29th, 2007, 10:17 AM   #1
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tubing bender near grand rapids?

Trying to build a cage and looking for a bender. If anyone has one, or knows of a place to get bent in G.R., please let me know. My truck isn't driveable right now so I would prefer local. Willing to rent/pay for help.
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Old January 29th, 2007, 10:31 AM   #2
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Trying to build a cage and looking for a bender. If anyone has one, or knows of a place to get bent in G.R., please let me know. My truck isn't driveable right now so I would prefer local. Willing to rent/pay for help.
http://detroit.craigslist.org/tls/268458414.html
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Old January 29th, 2007, 01:08 PM   #3
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just got an e-mail back, he sold it saturday.
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Old January 29th, 2007, 03:13 PM   #4
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good luck warhof. I spent almost a whole day calling around trying to find someone who had one/willing to do it. Nothing.

I ended up finding one guy, but I don't think he'd appreciate it if I gave out his number.


you're best off buying one, and then you can charge people to do it for them.

thats what I plan to do when I'm done spending money on my junk
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Old January 29th, 2007, 04:41 PM   #5
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I bought the "plans" off ebay today. Now I am in a dispute trying to get my money back. The directions I recieved, were how to buy and use a harbour freight bender (which I have) to bend tubing. Buy bender. Fill tube with sand. Bend. What bullshit.

As soon as I get my money back, I am gonna buy REAL plans and build one. I may build a few at that time and sell a couple.

EDIT-This is the guys website and info. Feel free to give him a call and say thanks for scamming fellow jeepers!~

www.PNWCustoms.com
Mike

E-Mail: Mike@PNWCustoms.com

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PNWCustoms@hotmail.com

Phone: 503-342-9966

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Old January 29th, 2007, 05:50 PM   #6
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I bought the "plans" off ebay today. Now I am in a dispute trying to get my money back. The directions I recieved, were how to buy and use a harbour freight bender (which I have) to bend tubing. Buy bender. Fill tube with sand. Bend. What bullshit.

As soon as I get my money back, I am gonna buy REAL plans and build one. I may build a few at that time and sell a couple.

EDIT-This is the guys website and info. Feel free to give him a call and say thanks for scamming fellow jeepers!~

www.PNWCustoms.com
Mike

E-Mail: Mike@PNWCustoms.com

or

PNWCustoms@hotmail.com

Phone: 503-342-9966


man, that guy sounds like a huge douchebag. I'd be super-pissed if I were you too. WTF? who needs directions for one of those HF benders???


some people :stan3:
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Old January 29th, 2007, 06:29 PM   #7
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yeah i tried rigging up a harbor frieght with some tooling foam, but it still kinked the hell out of the tubing. found a place in holland with a jd2, but i would rather not pay shop rates...
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Old January 29th, 2007, 06:47 PM   #8
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I am going round and round with him now, via email.

I did come up with a couple ideas of crap I could sell on ebay though:

A better way to wipe your ass (use toilet paper)
How to walk through doorways without touching a door (remove hinges)
How to quickly add, subtract, multiply, or divide numbers(use a calculator)

I told him I will remove the feedback and cancel my paypal and ebay disputes once I get payment back. I wont however, do anything about the 6 or 7 major forums I posted it on.
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