bench vise


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Noun1.bench vise - a holding device attached to a workbenchbench vise - a holding device attached to a workbench; has two jaws to hold workpiece firmly in place
holding device - a device for holding something
jaw - holding device consisting of one or both of the opposing parts of a tool that close to hold an object
machinist's vise, metalworking vise - a vise with two parallel iron jaws and a wide opening below
shoulder vise, wood vise, woodworking vise - a vise with jaws that are padded in order to hold lumber without denting it
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Tenders are invited for Supply of Two types of Bench Vise
The take-down of the previous models usually meant three hands, a bench vise and cursing and fussing as appropriate for the occasion.
Caption: A sturdy bench vise is essential for this job.
This is the second one I have owned and the first one was my main bench vise for 15 years.
I chose to clamp the tool in my bench vise to provide better access.
Q This may seem like a silly problem, but for the third time I ruined a small part when I clamped it in my bench vise.
Then you could develop a jig that would mount to the leg of your bench or, perhaps, to your bench vise.
For those of us who don't, a bench block or a bench vise and, perhaps, some specialized fixtures or holding devices to grip the work firmly without marring it, are critical to successful pin removal.
The lacer we used (just like the one in the picture) was set in the jaws of our bench vise.
Airmen must forcefully torque an arbor chuck held in a bench vise to install/remove the cutter from the arbor.
A choke with an extremely heavy buildup of plastic is often easier to scrub clean when it is removed from the barrel, but don't make the mistake of placing it in a bench vise.
Modified bench vise : A wonderful adaptation with or without the mini-bench, this modified tool gets top honors from me.