Hand made heavy duty bar clamps

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Project by tamtum posted 11-29-2015 04:31 PM 1229 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Its not from wood but its for woodworking.Steel 4 mm in steps of 10 cm and screw M12. Length 150 cm

-- Alexander , Greece,

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#1 posted 11-29-2015 05:23 PM

Now that is a real wood compresser. The treaded rod gives so much more pressure than bar clamps with little effort. My favorite clamps are home made two direction clamps.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#2 posted 11-29-2015 11:48 PM

I cannot tell from the picture, how do you adjust the back side? It looks like it is bolted through the bar in picture #4.

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#3 posted 11-30-2015 12:09 AM

I have open holes every 10 cm and the base of the back side have 2 holes. So I bolt the base with two screw to have more stability at the pressure.

-- Alexander , Greece,

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#4 posted 11-30-2015 10:42 AM

Γειά σου μάστορα με τα ωραία σου!!!!

-- Dimitrios Afidnes Greece

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#5 posted 11-30-2015 12:01 PM

I replaced the wooden handles with iron. The pressure we can exert depends only on our physical strength.

-- Alexander , Greece,

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#6 posted 12-02-2015 08:06 PM

The reason your pictures are sideways is that the site doesn’t know how to handle pictures taken in portrait mode. Turn your phone or camera to take a landscape oriented picture.

-- Matt CueBall Rosendaul. I don't think I've ever had a cup of coffee that didn't have cat hair or sawdust in it.

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