bending look brakes is a bitch. my suggestion is to take the brake off, put it in a vise, get the arms completely straight, and then bend again where you want the new width to be. either that or pony up $40 for fat brakes.
and you can mount without the lifters, you just need shorter screws.
'yeah line stuff blows, i got a pair of the new pollards and once i took the wrapper off they spontaneously combusted
' - schlonginator