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Project by MoyPerez posted 06-08-2017 11:16 PM 931 views 5 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made a pen press using a Horizontal toggle clamp and some scrap material I had laying around the shop. The pen press works great and is a lot easier to use than a pistol grip clamp.
Here is a link to the full build video : https://youtu.be/PK-vZIjo6d0

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woodbutcherbynight

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#1 posted 06-09-2017 03:30 AM

Interesting concept, thanks for the tip!!!

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#2 posted 06-09-2017 03:44 AM

Very nice. I like that it is not very long like the commercial ones.

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 06-09-2017 12:51 PM

This is a very nice shop-built press. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#4 posted 06-09-2017 01:46 PM

probably works better then store bought ….GREAT JOB :<))

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#5 posted 06-09-2017 09:30 PM

Great looking design :)

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#6 posted 06-09-2017 11:04 PM

Very clever! I like it.

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