Can someone identify this tool?

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Forum topic by scamp238 posted 09-11-2011 05:33 PM 1023 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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09-11-2011 05:33 PM

Topic tags/keywords: clamp question

I got this tool for free. I need to know what it is so I can properly use it. There is no manufacturers name anywhere on it. It looks like some type of corner clamp.

-- Brian, North Georgia

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#1 posted 09-12-2011 01:13 AM

It’s a stand for holding/clamping irregular pieces of wood, like for a wood carver.

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#2 posted 09-12-2011 03:18 AM

I think this is a homebuilt holder of some kind, made of parts pirated from a B and D Workmate. Ascertaining the original purpose seems unlikely but a fun exercise nonetheless.



-- " his brain, which is as dry as the remainder biscuit after a voyage, he hath strange places cramm'd with observation, the which he vents in mangled forms." --Shakespeare, "As You Like It"

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