hold downs

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Project by GCWC posted 01-09-2018 01:52 AM 765 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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used aluminum square tubing and cut the channel with a fine tooth blade, using carriage bolts or T-bolts for a toilet.
I spaced these out about 14 inches, can add more channels if needed.
this works great.

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#1 posted 01-09-2018 03:50 PM

how much force do you think you can put in that t-track? I would like to put some in my workbench like that but i will be doing some heavy work with it, so it needs to be quite strong.

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#2 posted 01-09-2018 06:18 PM

using the toilet bolts you would be able to create more force, they have a broader head.

but it is definitely enough to hold the piece from moving, even with a HD belt sander

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#3 posted 01-09-2018 06:31 PM

These are very nice hold down fixtures.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#4 posted 01-10-2018 01:11 AM

thanks…I’ll be adding more channels

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