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Interesting vise/press?

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by Dean N, Nov 10, 2012.

  1. Dean N

    Dean N

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    Hey guys.

    So during my usual/obsessive perusing of cl, I came upon a big old vise - I've never seen one quite like it before. I thought it was interesting; also, it might be useful for guitar builders (bookmatching bodies or tops? Any other ideas?). Decent price, too, for a big chunk of old iron. Thought you might like to see it.

    http://pittsburgh.craigslist.org/tls/3389191910.html


    (No, it's not my listing!)

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  2. mjac28

    mjac28 50th Anniversary Ed Sullivan February 9, 1964 Gold Supporting Member

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    $100.00 not bad I was thinking of a way to set broken bones with it you could pick up some extra scratch on the weekends.
  3. T-Bird

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    Hi.

    $100 is a decent price, especially for one that clean.
    I'd say it's never been used for its intended application.

    The ratchet type sliding jaw is also a real bonus if You have different thicknesses of stock to cut.
    Speeds things up considerably.

    Congrats on the find.

    Regards
    Sam

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