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Forum topic by Garp posted 08-06-2015 10:29 PM 551 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Garp

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08-06-2015 10:29 PM

Hello, My google-fu seems to be failing me so I am sure I am searching for the wrong thing. I am trying to find a vise I can mount to a table, which has two moving jaws that move back and forth from the center. I am finding some things similar to what I need where both jaws move aganst a third stationary member, but I just need one that’s a flat style with jaws that both move apart from each other in the center… 2-3” bite needed on the jaws. I have seen them at a couple of gunstock maker’s, but never asked what they were called.

Any help in finding or what the proper terms are for finding such a vise, would be appreciated.


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#1 posted 08-09-2015 06:01 AM

Do a Google search for gun stock vise. Believe Woodcraft carries them. You also might look at a pattern makers vise.

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#2 posted 08-09-2015 01:33 PM

I believe Highland has them, too.

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#3 posted 08-09-2015 01:40 PM

None of these have two jaws that move.

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#4 posted 08-09-2015 02:08 PM

Look up self centering wood vise.

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