There are two machines available that do the Bangle Profile. Handoperated machine similar to a Rolling mill but with side Rollersonly. The Rollers Come in pairs (male Female). Different sizerollers can be ordered. The machine was designed in Italy during theGas Light era and later modified in Asia. Now being used to makeGypsy Bangles (Rajasthani). I can e mail this picture to you.Electrically operated. I have a machine that was made by a mastertool and die maker form Brooklyn New York. The machine has a 1/2 HPgear Motor and we have about 3 pairs of rollers. This machine hasadjustable guide to feed the metal strip. The doming capacity andthe design is very good. I have to locate the rollers and can putthis on email to you later.
Dear Langton, Try Miland's pliers, he makes several different widthsand they are available through Rio. He has a website but, I can'tremember the address. Sam Patania, @Patania_s, Tucson, AZ
Hi all I am looking for a machine hand powered and or electric
powered to dome strips of gold and silver into domed bangles.
Right now we are using wooded dapping blocks.
Both Rio Grande and Stullers carry synclastic forming pliers whichwill do the job. Jerry in Kodiak
Langton Diamantex in Mexico City sells a similar doming machine tothe one you described I think their website ishttp://www.diamantex.com