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FAQ Regarding The English Wheel

Posted by on Feb 11, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on FAQ Regarding The English Wheel

Steel fabrication requires a wide range of tools, one of the most popular of which is the English wheel. If you’re a beginning steel fabricator, you may not yet understand the usefulness of this item. Here are the answers to some of the most frequently asked English Wheel questions. What Is An English Wheel And When Should I Use It? An English wheel is a metal fabricating tool that looks something like a large “C.” The top tip of the “C” is the die, which is what cuts the sheets of metal. The English wheel is used to bend, groove, and shape sheets of metal of all shapes and sizes. This makes it useful for crafting a wide range of metal projects, including these popular projects: Gas tanks Nose bowl Construction panels Sculptures It’s somewhat similar to a planishing...

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