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Blog entry by ocwoodworker posted 11-15-2011 06:40 AM 1097 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made of Beach. The tail vise is the Veritas end vise that has a quick release. The face vise is actually a cool piece of work from Hovarter vises ( http://www.hovartercustomvise.com/?page_id=49) . It is a quick release 26” behemoth. Clamps down like a mean pit bull.

Hopefully will get around to building some shelves and drawers, but right now I really want to take ‘er for a run around the block with a good G&G table build.

-- I'd like to believe Murphy's Law haunts my woodshop, because if it's Karma it would mean I had something to do with it. - K.R.



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Eagle1

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#1 posted 11-15-2011 12:47 PM

Nice looking bench..

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#2 posted 11-15-2011 06:08 PM

I like it. Can we see some more pictures?

How was the install of the Veritas sliding tail vise? It looks pretty simple and I’m considering buying one.

-- The secret to getting ahead is getting started.

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