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Old 05-31-2018, 05:24 PM
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Default Shrinking on a beater bag

A different take on a beater bag, Has anyone tried one like this?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ESTheH0HS4s
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Old 05-31-2018, 06:12 PM
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I haven't tried one yet, but I have talked with few friends that have had great success with them. Joe Mielke is an awesome guy, so it's hard not to recommend his stuff. I have several of his hammers and two of his regular style shot bags, and I have always been very happy with his products.
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Old 06-05-2018, 12:06 PM
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A different take on a beater bag, Has anyone tried one like this?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ESTheH0HS4s



With soft thin metals you can use soft tools.
I doubt whether this tool could sustain much hot working ...
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Old 06-05-2018, 01:15 PM
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Might have to try a wheel barrow inner tube filled with sand, possibly stuffed into a tire which has had one side wall cut away.
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