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Riveting A Cupped Piece By Tracy Stanley
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Tools needed: flush cutters, hole punch 1.8mm, riveting hammer
1. Tools needed: flush cutters, hole punch 1.8mm, riveting hammer
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The little black block-Debkarash.com my preferred tool for this process.
2. The little black block-Debkarash.com my preferred tool for this process.
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Or you can use a dapping punch.
3. Or you can use a dapping punch.
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Shrinket “cupped” pieces, 1/16” diameter rivets, spacers, any other bits & pieces, metal piece
4. Shrinket “cupped” pieces, 1/16” diameter rivets, spacers, any other bits & pieces, metal piece
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Use a punch that is a bit smaller than the cupped piece. Anything too large will break the piece.
5. Use a punch that is a bit smaller than the cupped piece. Anything too large will break the piece.
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Cut rivet to approx. 1/16”. Don’t forget to hold the hammer with a loose grip & breathe!
6. Cut rivet to approx. 1/16”. Don’t forget to hold the hammer with a loose grip & breathe!
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Oh no.... I can’t get my piece riveted down tight!!
7. Oh no.... I can’t get my piece riveted down tight!!
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To spiral or not to spiral.... that’s the question!
8. To spiral or not to spiral.... that’s the question!
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How I make a spiral....
9. How I make a spiral....
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Riveting work complete!
10. Riveting work complete!
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Trim rivet. Riveting on the Little Black Block is much easier. You will find your piece slips less!
11. Trim rivet. Riveting on the Little Black Block is much easier. You will find your piece slips less!
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Pieces riveted on the Little Back Block have a better shot at going on tighter.
12. Pieces riveted on the Little Back Block have a better shot at going on tighter.
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Hope you’ve enjoyed this tutorial by me... Tracy Stanley
13. Hope you’ve enjoyed this tutorial by me... Tracy Stanley
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If you have any questions email me at tracyastanley@hotmail.com or PM me on Facebook
14. If you have any questions email me at tracyastanley@hotmail.com or PM me on Facebook
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If you’re interested in learning more about metal work you can buy my book on Amazon!
15. If you’re interested in learning more about metal work you can buy my book on Amazon!
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If your interested in learning more about wire work you can buy my book on Amazon!
16. If your interested in learning more about wire work you can buy my book on Amazon!
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