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Old 11-12-2014, 01:35 AM
NSchamberger NSchamberger is offline
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Default Correcting skillet sag

Has anyone attempted to "correct" or fix a center sag? If you have a skillet that wobbles or spins.....I know the thought has crossed your mind. Ever try it? How'd you make out?
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Old 11-12-2014, 09:54 AM
Doug D. Doug D. is offline
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Default Re: Correcting skillet sag

Unfortunately, not possible. Aluminum is malleable enough to often be able to correct a warped bottom, but iron is not.
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Old 11-12-2014, 07:04 PM
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Default Re: Correcting skillet sag

Even if you turn it over and set a heavy weight on center of the droop and let it set a month or two?
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Old 11-12-2014, 08:46 PM
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Default Re: Correcting skillet sag

I suspect if there was any chance of success, it would involve careful application of heat from something like a torch, and hammering. You'd need to be careful not to cause damage from overheating, not to put visible hammering marks, and not to crack it. I sure wouldn't try it on anything valuable. Maybe try to find a $1 chinese import flea market piece with a warp to experiment on
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