UNSW Making

Shrinker Stretchers

The Shrinker/Stretcher allows the user to reduce the metal for inside bends and streches the metal for outside bends. A usueful tool to form metal into organic shapes.

Required Badge

Sheet Metal Fabrication Fundamentals Badge
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Entry Level induction to Metal Working

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Suitable Materials

  • Aluminium
  • Mild Steel

Process

  • Forming
  • Pressing

Machine Locations

Makerspace Facility Make Model Work area Number of machines
Design Futures Lab Metal Workshop Metal Master Foot Operated Shrinker Stretcher - Oval Jaws 1