Tag Archives: vise

Bench Vise Rehab

  Repairing, rehabbing, and restoring old tools often requires a bench vise. The one I have been using until now has been adequate, but I have been looking for a bigger, heavier tool. Several weeks ago I found the vise … Continue reading

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Benchvise Handle Repair

Over the years the knobs on the ends of my benchvise handles have come loose several times. They are held on with fluted dowels glued into the handle and the knob. Re-gluing didn’t last long so I looked for another … Continue reading

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The Modern Thread Box

  In a recent article about the Beall wood threading system I mentioned that I had previously been working with a modern thread box set to cut male and female threads in wood. I think this system merit’s a closer … Continue reading

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