Originally Posted by craigmw
I do this and I didn't note any dramatic bending. The metal is pretty soft, but not terribly so. If it gets bent, it's pretty easy to bend it back so that it's straight.
Very good! I think I will pick up a tube and stone, and give it a whirl (literally
). I've got a 2 micron setup and for the cost it's worth having a 0.5 micron setup also.
Again, thanks for sharing the idea!