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22:17 Apr 19, 2005
English to Portuguese translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks
English term or phrase:muffler bender
it pushes the pipe in the middle and it puts a kink in the pipe
Muffler bender, or muffler Pipe bender, tends to flatten the pipe when it is bent. A mandril bender avoids flattening or kinking the pipe and can provide smaller radius bends does this by inserting a special rod (mandril) into the pipe.
The text compares "mandrel bender" and "muffler bender". The "mandrel bender" bends around to form and it bends one way instead of a "muffler bender" pushes a pipe in the middle and it puts a kink in the pipe.