# How do you bend a 90 degree EMT?

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## What mark on the bender is used to bend a 90 degree stub?

Align the mark on the conduit with the Star-Point on the bender and bend to 90°. Star-Point on bender must be referenced for accurate bends. The offset bend is used when an obstruction requires a change in the conduit’s plane. Before making an offset bend, you must choose the most appro- priate angles for the offset.

## What is the take up for 90 degree bends?

Take-up is a constant, and changes only with pipe size. To bend a ninety degree bend, you first determine your desired stub height. Then, you subtract the take-up for the size pipe that you are bending from the desired stub height and mark the pipe. Then, using a tape measure, measure from the end of the pipe back 10”.

## How do you measure a 90 conduit bend?

To use the deduct figure, measure the distance to the far edge of the 90 and subtract the deduct figure. If ½” pipe is being bent and the distance is 56″, place a mark on the conduit at 51″; this is where the bender will be placed. Work the bender onto the conduit with the conduit mark at the arrow of the bender.

## How many steps are there in bending 90 degree bend?

3 Steps To Bend a 90 Degree Using the Reverse Method

Place the bender on the conduit with the hook pointing towards to short end and align the mark with the tip of the star.

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