How do I make wired edges?
Mark out edge to be wired, with approx 8mm extra for making the wired edge. Use G104 Aviation Snips to cut to the 8mm line.
Using Swage fit the jenny wheels to throw up an edge along the marked line (about 45 degrees).
Use the wiring wheels to form a U shape along the crease previously formed, the work piece will have to be tipped to so as to come down the face of the top wheel.
Insert the wire in the U and trap it by using a hammer on the open edge at approx 150 mm intervals.
Put the closing wheels on the machine and set the gauge approx 6mm behind the top wheel.
Run along the length of the wired edge closing it sufficiently to securely trap the wire all the length.
Set the closing wheel to one thickness of metal (about 1mm) and run down the edge again to give a full length, even finish