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Old 01-09-2019, 10:46 PM
Elmer Bud Elmer Bud is offline
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Originally Posted by HereComeTheNice View Post
Awesome - thanks for the direction! I'll give that a shot. Glad I asked before I tried.
G `day HCTN

Squeeze the stem you want to bend before you attempt to bend it .
The squeeze crushes the fibres in the stem allowing it to bend without breaking .

So grab at the point you wish to bend at .Squeeze tight till you feel the stem give then re position 90 deg repeat . Now the stem will be pliable at that point .

The stems will rise back up over a few days . Eventually they will want to grow up vertical again . Just repeat the process a little lower than the knot formed by the initial bending .

Thanks for sharin

EB .

Last edited by Elmer Bud; 01-12-2019 at 01:28 AM. Reason: corrected degrees .
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