John, that'd be called a center bar buckle in our neighborhood.
If that's what tdlewis is planning to make - go with the heaviest guage - 14 or maybe even 12 depending on the size.
monk,The Meister was not the first power assist engraving tool,John Murphy designed the first power assist in the late 50's early 60's witch is now in the NRA museum I did a thread on it with...JJ Roberts 11-25-2015, 08:46 PM
If my punch is removing metal instead of moving it, it means I need to radius/ round off the edges more, correct?Choppers_rule 11-25-2015, 05:49 PM
makes one wonder why. the gate just sits there, does very little. no reason i can think of as to why they're made so hard.monk 11-25-2015, 04:43 PM