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My hall bath has a partially enclosed tub. I have researched an L-shaped shower curtain rod and know that they exist, however, I would like the longer part of the "L" to be curved to allow for more room in the tub when taking a shower. Can I curve the longer portion myself successfully and easily without harming the curtain rod?

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Perhaps.

It depends on how brittle/ductile the rod is. Its likely steel, which has a wide range of properties. There may be finish cracking issues. The wider the radius, the more likely the success.

I would experiment on a similar but simpler rod. The methods I suggested here would be the least expensive tooling.

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Any reason for the downvote? –  HerrBag Jun 17 '13 at 21:32
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