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Forum topic by gthomson posted 04-21-2018 08:25 PM 261 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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gthomson

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04-21-2018 08:25 PM

I have two of these, and I’m not sure what to do with them.

http://www.gthomson.us/projects/tools/toolpic.jpg

I think they are a way to clamp an odd-shaped piece onto a tool to make a good cut, and that top left half circle probably slides into something?
I’m guessing Craftsman, but only because the grey seems like Craftsman grey.

Anybody know what these were used with and/or how they were used?

Greg

-- Techie by trade, tinkerer at heart


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#1 posted 04-21-2018 08:28 PM

My guess is something like a hold-down for
cross cutting on a radial arm saw or table
saw. The wheel and spring lets you push
the workpiece under the clamp and pull it
out after the cut without fussing with the clamp.

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