Heat that shit, Look/Rossi brakes are known for being strong, and therefore, hard to bend. Grab yourself a torch and get to work, heat slowly and evenly, and don't torque them hard and fast when you go to bend. just do it slowly and gradually...it'll go.
"Nothing is impossible. You are only limited by fear and even that you can overcome."
"a simple equation:
force of impact + force of steeze = 0
the two negate each other. for eric, stomping a 60 ft cornice switch is like jumping on a really soft hotel mattress." - ChronicF explaining why Eric Pollard still has knees.