Originally Posted by firehawkmph
Funny stuff. I've owned several siding brakes over the years since 1978. Sided a lot of houses, bent a ton of flashing for all different applications, long before smart phones came out. Never once had to get a computer to tell me to bend a piece of flashing less than 90 degrees to get it to shed water. I could look at it in the brake as I bent it and know if it was right or not. Your eyes are one of the best tools you have.
Exactly.That's what I do almost daily.
FIY Civil:They have an app now for smart phones and tablets that turn them into and angle finder.Just lay the phone on the piece in question and it will tell you.I did get it for free and have used it sometimes in close spots.