Originally Posted by deadbodyman
SC, For a decient 24" brake You can make a very simple one with a couple pieces of 1/4" angle iron sliped into a vice. you can bend the sheetmetal with a long piece of square tube or a hammer but the tube works much better...I still use this method for quick little small stuff.. I'll post some pics later on when I can find them...you can also make radiused bends or beads using it..its pretty handy....
thanks for the tips and the pics would be helpful, I have a big bench vise. sc