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Bulbous panels

The lines in the centre of the bulbous bow are longer than the lines on the outside of the panel. For this, the bulbous panel is produced by giving centre stretch first and by rolling the centre lines, the operator will soon get the basic shape for a bulbous panel, getting the final shape is achieved by subsequent use the shorter bending tools.

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