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Unread 06-09-2013, 11:54 AM   #1
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Does anyone have a brake i could use?

I need to make one of these:



its a wheel kit for my porta-bote. lost one of them yesterday. its 1/4" aluminum. just a few bends.

this is the boat:
http://www.porta-bote.com/

its pretty cool. 12' w/6hp Nissan marine. folds up to the size of a surf board and fits on the roof rack. picked it up off a buddy a few weeks ago. i blew some peoples minds on fiesta island yesterday haha

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Unread 06-09-2013, 12:13 PM   #2
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this person can help you out probably. . It was a boys bike but she bent the top tube to a girls.. Same angle you need by the looks of it.
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Unread 06-10-2013, 11:30 AM   #3
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harr harr.

anybody? i have beer to offer....lots of delicious beer! we could probably work wings into the deal as well
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Unread 06-10-2013, 01:21 PM   #4
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I have some 3/8" thick angle iron that could be used as a brake with enough c clamps.
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Unread 06-10-2013, 02:43 PM   #5
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hmm...maybe i'll use my vise.
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Unread 06-13-2013, 08:12 PM   #6
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I have this you could use if it's strong enough.

http://www.harborfreight.com/30-inch...ake-67240.html
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Unread 06-18-2013, 05:07 PM   #7
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i ended up picking up some flat stock and u-channel. just going to weld them together.
thanks!
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