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05-12-2016 07:02 PM

Hi all , the new bench is in progress, to be made from a steel frame with castors and jacking feet size 150mm l x 700 m w, this was part of the Sea dart Missile fin alignment system before it was decommissioned and I recovered it, 2×2 angle construction.
I have 5/4 Iroko for the top and front edge, It will be fitted with a 100 yr old Entwistle and Kenyon Steelrack lever operated vice to the left hand end .The right hand end will have a wagon vise whose major components are from a car scissor jack namely the screw travelling nut thrust washer and drive end support, pics of this to follow as it is stil in my old bench.Some pics of vice and fra

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