I’m new to the site, just re-read Every Tool’s a Hammer and thought that an army of makers might be able to help me with my problem.
This morning I dropped my stainless steel thermos in the parking lot and it landed right on its bottom edge. It is still intact and functional, of course, but now there is a dent on the bottom edge that causes it to wobble.
Before I take a hammer to it I was wondering if any of you might have some suggestions or advice. I don’t expect to fully restore it, just want to level it out a bit so it doesn’t wobble as much and whatever I do I don’t want to breach the vacuum. Any thoughts or should I just pound away?
Edit: here is my crude drawing of the ding