kayakrguy wrote:I will be putting quarter-round trim on the joint between the ceiling ply and the walls on our Snuggle Inn (our name for the T) I am thinking of soaking it in Hot Water in the tub to get it to bend around the curve in the front.
BrwBier wrote:I haven't tried this yet, but it sounded simple enough. I searched bending wood and found a sit to make a homemade steamer. It was just some pvc pipe and a few fittings and plugs. This was connected to a can on a camp stove. They used a NEW gas can and put water in it and connected it to the pvc pipe. Plugged the ends, provided a vent and heated the watter to make steam. The wood to be bent was put inside the pvc pipe and the end plugged. I think they steamed the wood about three hours, but I would think it would vary with the kind of wood to be bent. I think they used a gas can because it already had a spout and a vent.
SkipperSue wrote:There was a post here on this forum not to long ago about steaming wood for bending. I can't remember where it was but it was in the last week or two.
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