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Tank Dent Hammer

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Post Wed Jan 30, 2008 10:53 pm

Posts: 1536
Location: S.Calif.

These are the dents:
This is a hammer (Bridgeport) Ryder made. There's two interchangeable heads, held by an Allen head set screw.
Large head
Small head
There is an extension handle rod that can be custom bent to make the hammer head line up over the dent as needed. I'm backing the dent up on the outside with a flat dolly and tap lightly on top of the highest point of the dent. Since metal dents of this type still have a memory, this hammer should get it's mind right.

Post Thu Jan 31, 2008 5:18 am

Posts: 377
Location: madison wisconsin usa
interesting, they look like the tools the paintless dent removal guys use out here in "hail" country.


Post Thu Jan 31, 2008 10:10 am

Posts: 2677
Location: Los Angeles, CA
I just braze a bolt head to the dent and pull it with a slide hammer then remove the bolt. :mrgreen:

Post Thu Jan 31, 2008 2:15 pm

Posts: 45
Location: Midwest
I thought bondo was used for fixing dents.

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