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Sheet Metal Brakes

Sheet Metal Brakes

  • Freund Seaming Tongs

    Freund Seaming Tongs – Made in Germany

    $151.92 - $269.30
  • Freund 90° Angle Blade Seaming (Clinching) Pliers

    Freund 90° Angle Blade Seaming (Clinching) Pliers

    $83.67 - $190.05
  • Freund 45° Angle Blade Seaming (Clinching) Pliers

    Freund 45° Angle Blade Seaming (Clinching) Pliers

    $65.65 - $170.60
  • Malco Mini-Brake MB48B

    Malco Mini-Brake MB48B

    $875.00
  • Freund Straight Blade Clinching Pliers

    Freund Straight Blade Seaming (Clinching) Pliers

    $61.85 - $174.39
  • Freund 3-1/8" Straight Blade Clinching Pliers - Stacked Joint

    Freund 01100080 3-1/8″ Straight Blade Clinching Pliers – Stacked Joint

    $173.53
  • RAU 102 Bending Brake

    Rau 102 BG 500 Sheet Bending Jaw 91040000

    $769.01
  • Malco Mini-Brake MB48A

    Malco Mini-Brake MB48A

    $450.00

Featured Tool

ESE First Stage Hand Seamer

  • Single lock hand seamer
  • Forms the first stage 90 degree bend
  • For hard to reach places
  • Use to start, finish or seam the entire roof
  • Unique leverage design
  • Lightweight and easy to use
  • Will not scratch or peel paint
  • For profiles that measure 1/2' across the top
  • Features brass jaws, with steel handles

Tool Videos

Malco J-Channel Cutter

David Trefzger demonstrates and reviews the performance of the Malco-J Channel Cutters in this Rapid Video. Malco J-Channel Cutters for vinyl siding are available in three standard sizes: 1/2", 5/8" and 3/4".

Snips: Traditional vs. Offset

There are a variety of snip styles you can use to cut sheet metal, but they are not all created equal. Take aviation snips for example; there are traditional aviation snips and offset aviation snips, but they have distinct differences.