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TubeShark Pipe & Tube Bender: Specifications

Our quick guide to specs for pipe, tube, and square tube bending.
For more detailed info or questions about a specific application, feel free to contact us.

Download our Equipment Operating Manuals below.

TubeShark Digital Protractor Manual_Download

 

Bend Radius Specifications

Tube Diameter
(Outside Diameter)
Available Bend Radii
(measured to the tube centerline)
1/2" & 3/4" 3", 4", 5", 6"
7/8" & 1" 3", 4", 5", 6"
1 1/4" & 1 3/8" 3", 4", 5", 6"
1 1/2" & 2" 5", 6"


Square Tube Capacity
5 Inch Radius Master Die

Tube SizeMin. WallMax. Wall
1/2" .035 Solid
3/4" .035 Solid
1" .049 Solid
1 1/4" .065 .188
1 1/2" .065 .188

Minimum and Maximum Wall Thickness
ASTM A-513 Electro-Weld Mild Steel

Tube O.D.Min. WallMax. Wall
1/2" .035 Solid
3/4" .049 Solid
7/8" .035(5"R) Solid
1" .049(5"R) Solid
1 1/4" .065(6"R) Solid
1 1/2" .083 .250
1 5/8" .083 .250
1 3/4" .083 .195
2" .095 .188

4130 and 300 Series Stainless

Tube O.D.Min. WallMax. Wall
1/2" .035 Solid
3/4" .049 Solid
7/8" .049(5"R) Solid
1" .065(5"R) Solid
1 1/4" .083(6"R) .250
1 1/2" .095 .250
1 5/8" .095 .188
1 3/4" .095 .188
2" .120 .120

Applications Chart

MaterialCapacity
Low carbon steel round tube 1/2" -- 2"
4130 Steel round tube 1/2" -- 2"
300 Series stainless steel round tube 1/2" -- 2"
Aluminum (bendable alloys) 1/2" -- 2"
Copper & brass (bendable alloys) 1/2" -- 2"
Schedule 10/40/80 1/2" -- 1 1/2"
1018 Cold drawn round bar 1/2" -- 1 1/4"
4130 Round bar (annealed) 1/2" -- 1"
300 Series Stainless steel bar 1/2" -- 1"
Aluminum solid bar (bendable alloys) 1/2" -- 1 1/2"
Copper & brass solid rod (bendable alloys)  1/2" -- 1 1/4"
Square mild steel tube 1/2" -- 1 1/2"
 

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