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bnag0
01-28-2015, 6:19 PM
Hello all!

I am redoing my bobber build and really dig the "pill" style tanks with the rounded side/tops.... just curious where i can buy a 5" OD aluminum hemisphere?!

Like this...
http://cdn3.volusion.com/kpmbx.utnnn/v/vspfiles/photos/00-0235-4.jpg?1419769083

EVILBLACKSABRE
01-28-2015, 7:03 PM
Here ya go. Hope these links help.

These guys have a 5" aluminum hemi with a 1/8th" thick wall- http://www.wagnercompanies.com/spheres_and_hemispheres.aspx

These guys have a 5" aluminum hemi with a .132" wall- http://www.sharpeproducts.com/store/hemispheres

Man, all this talk of "hemispheres" just gave me a RUSH flashback ;)

SkinnyFnny
01-28-2015, 7:06 PM
Those are a lot less expensive than I was expecting. $10? sweet.

bnag0
01-28-2015, 7:11 PM
Hell ya! Thank you!

bnag0
01-28-2015, 7:29 PM
fyi here is the tube

http://www.onlinemetals.com/merchant.cfm?pid=18125&step=4&showunits=inches&id=278&top_cat=60