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Aluminum Frame

I am trying to build an aluminum frame for my robot but I am having trouble finding good techniques to cut and bend it. Anyone know a good way to cut and bend aluminum for a frame? I have basic tools, but not anything fancy. The frame needs to be about 7.5 inches and relatively sturdy.

The Robotic Tank you see here was capable of speeds approaching 10MPH With myself on it. Powered by 2 250W electric Scooter motors, it was a very large project. The … Read more