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A hack to make a JTextField really 2 columns wide

A hack to make a JTextField really 2 columns wide
import javax.swing.JFrame;
import javax.swing.JPanel;
import javax.swing.JTextField;

public class WidthHack {

  public static void main(String[] args) {

    JTextField tf = new JTextField("mm");

    JPanel pHacked = new JPanel();
    pHacked.setBorder(new javax.swing.border.TitledBorder("hacked 2 columns"));

    JPanel pStock = new JPanel();
    pStock.setBorder(new javax.swing.border.TitledBorder("stock 2 columns"));
    pStock.add(new JTextField(2));

    JFrame frame = new JFrame();
    frame.getContentPane().setLayout(new java.awt.GridLayout(0, 1));
    frame.setSize(150, 150);


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