Is there any place on the internet where you can learn how to bend conduit?

Im an electrician apprentice and have no commercial or industiral experience yet. Just got a job at a new shop that only does industrial. They put lots of emphasis on coduit bending. And is there any tools that will come in handy that I didint need when i was doing residential?

Asked By: Tyler C - 5/19/2008
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You should only have to supply a 1/2" and 3/4" bender. Most shops will supply 1" and larger (I do). Bobo is right, practice. You can read all you want but practice is what you will learn with. Go buy 100' of 1/3 and 3/4 and go to town. set up boxes on the wall at different heights and pipe in between them. See if your... More
Answered By: joelheidis - 5/19/2008
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Commercial uses larger Diameter conduit, so you may need larger benders, or even a hydraulic bender. The trick is PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE. You'll waste a lot of conduit until you get the knack.
Answered By: bobo - 5/19/2008
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