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Forum topic by niki posted 03-31-2007 10:36 PM 1133 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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niki

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03-31-2007 10:36 PM

Good day

First I would like to ask if there is a possibility to post 640×480 pictures. When I post 640×480, part of the picture is missing because of the narrow page and I have to resize them to 530×398 and it’s killing me…I have to copy from Photobucket to the PC, resize and re-load to Photobucket.

I have those cheap Quick grip clamps and, as expected, after some time I got 2 problems:
1. The jaw was not holding but sliding back
2. The plastic pin (hinge) housing braking

I solved both problems and it was so good that I made it on all my clamps, even the good ones.
I also improved the grip of the plastic pad.

To the pictures

Regards
niki

Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket


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Karson

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#1 posted 03-31-2007 11:38 PM

Neat idea. Thanks.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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MsDebbieP

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#2 posted 04-01-2007 12:37 AM

brilliant “invention”

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Max

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#3 posted 04-01-2007 01:55 AM

That looks like it will work really well.. I have a couple of those I will have to fix…

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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oscorner

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#4 posted 04-01-2007 02:43 PM

Thanks for the info. I have four of those.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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