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xx   VISE

Tip: Use rubber hose to cushion a dowel or threaded rod when clamping in a vise.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #15 Jul-Aug 1990 pg. 8

Using a metal shelf standard attached to a workbench to support the free end of a long board clamped in a vise.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #19 Mar-Apr 1991 pg. 12

Special jaw inserts for holding dowels or turned work in a regular wood vise.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #37 Mar-Apr 1994 pg. 26

Use wood corner molding for padding the jaws of a metal vise.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #40 Oct 1994 pg. 24

Tip on using rubber O-rings on vise handles to reduce chance of finger pinching.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #44 Apr 1995 pg. 26

Stepped filler block is used to fill the unused side of a wide woodworking vise in order to prevent damage when clamping a work piece on the other side.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #47 Oct 1995 pg. 28

Tip on facing the hardwood jaws of a vise with softer poplar plywood.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #52 Jun 1996 pg. 22

Vise-helper for clamping odd-shaped pieces in a conventional bench vise.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #53 Aug 1996 pg. 22

Tip suggests using a capped piece of scrap to balance the forces of a vise when clamping stock asymmetrically.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #60 Aug 1997 pg. 32

Pipe clamp serves as an extra support for long boards clamped in face vise.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #68 Oct 1998 pg. 36

Detachable jaw inserts expand the grip options of your workbench vise. (1) Soft jaw. (2) Tapered jaw. (3) Vertical jaw. (4) Horizontal jaw.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Nov 1994 (v.18#2) pg. 13

Tip: Use rubberized magnetic strips to cushion the jaws of a vise.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #307 Apr 1990 (v.40#4) pg. 92

Vise cushions to make from wood and strips of magnetic tape.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #322 Oct 1991 (v.41#9) pg. 34

Tip shows how to rig an adjustable support on the front of a workbench to hold long boards in a vise.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #334 Jan 1993 (v.43#1) pg. 22

Tip on making jaw inserts of hardwood for a metalworking vise.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #349 Jun 1994 (v.44#6) pg. 18

Wooden jaw liners for a vise are held in place with glued-on magnetic strips.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #108 Apr-May 1997 pg. 30

Two methods to cushion metal vise jaws.
FINE WOODWORKING #80 Jan-Feb 1990 pg. 10

Tip on using a notched wooden ball to press against and securely hold round or tapered work clamped in a vise.
FINE WOODWORKING #86 Jan-Feb 1991 pg. 14

Wooden jaw pad for a woodworking vise incorporates a wide bench dog that raises up when needed.
FINE WOODWORKING #91 Nov-Dec 1991 pg. 14

Half-round stock holder makes it easier to clamp tapered stock in a parallel-jaw vise.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1990 (v.167#12) pg. 53

Tip on using pieces of laminated sink cutouts as vise blocks.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #57 Nov 1990 (v.10#3) pg. 8

Vise accessory for gripping tapered work pieces.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #72 May 1993 (v.12#6) pg. 10

Tip suggests attaching a folding board jack to the leg of a workbench to support extra-long boards clamped in a bench vise.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #93 Nov 1996 (v.16#5) pg. 8

Tip shows how to make a jig that fits in vise jaws to grip dowels securely.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #94 Jan 1997 (v.16#6) pg. 17

Tip on using scraps of polystyrene insulation as vise pads for irregular shapes.
SHOPNOTES #4 Jul 1992 (v.1) pg. 29

Magnetic vise pads for a metal bench vise.
SHOPNOTES #20 Mar 1995 (v.4) pg. 29

Tip on equipping your metal vise with removable soft jaws made from pressed board scraps.
SKINNED KNUCKLES #224 Mar 1995 (v.19#8) pg. 17

Wooden vise-jaw liners feature a rabbet along top inside edge.
WOOD MAGAZINE #43 Jun 1991 (v.8#4) pg. 14

The angle master. Auxiliary wooden jaw liners for your woodworking vise feature grooves that work with a special wedge to let you securely clamp a tapered project.
WOOD MAGAZINE #90 Sep 1996 (v.13#6) pg. 16

Tip shows how to modify a carpenter's vise to hold irregular shapes.
WOODCARVING #26 May 1996 pg. 5

Vise helper. A metal shelf standard and padded movable bracket serve as a "third hand" to support the end of a long board clamped in a workbench vise.
WOODSMITH #71 Oct 1990 pg. 4

Simple removable board jack supports an extra-long work piece while it is clamped in a bench vise.
WOODSMITH #89 Oct 1993 (v.15) pg. 4

Board support is made from scrap 2x4 and attached to leg of a workbench with a butt hinge. It swings out to provide support for one end of a long board clamped in the front vise. It folds back when not in use.
WOODSMITH #109 Feb 1997 (v.19) pg. 4

Accessory vise jaws (V-block) for holding round stock without damage.
WOODTURNING #32 May 1995 pg. 72

Tip on using "self-healing" drawing pad material as a liner for vise jaws.
WOODWORK #38 Apr 1996 pg. 10

Tips for making a pair of metal-backed hardwood-faced vise clamps to expand the usability of a machinist's vise.
WOODWORK #40 Aug 1996 pg. 8

Swinging arm to support panels and long work pieces that are clamped into a workbench vise.
WOODWORKER Sep 1992 (v.96#9) pg. 83

Workbench helper. An adjustable "third hand" supports the free end of a long board clamped in a workbench vise.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1990 (v.14#4) pg. 48

Facilitate clamping round stock in a woodworking vise by adding both a horizontal and vertical V-groove to the auxiliary wooden vise faces.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1991 (v.15#2) pg. 70

Tip on how to make a board jack to support one end of long work clamped in a bench vise.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1996 (v.20#5) pg. 7

Support for a long work piece clamped in a bench vise is attached to a bench leg, but swings out of the way when not needed.
WORKBENCH Apr-May 1992 (v.48#2) pg. 11

Make aluminum boots (faced with wood and cork) for your metalworking vise jaws.
WORKBENCH Oct-Nov 1995 (v.51#5) pg. 12

Auxiliary vise jaw inserts grip work pieces without marring.
WORKBENCH Feb-Mar 1996 (v.52#1) pg. 76

Tip shows how to make a simple clamp fixture to hold a wide board upright in a woodworking vise.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1996 (v.52#6) pg. 11