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Forum topic by mpounders posted 02-16-2013 at 08:34 PM 1307 views 0 times favorited 10 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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02-16-2013 at 08:34 PM

I was at the local Tractor Supply Center today and saw a stack of jawhorse clones, but couldn’t find a price. It was close to the counter, so the clerk scanned it…...on sale for $29.95 (regularly $129). I had them scan again just to make sure and bought one (before they could correct whatever mistake they might have made). Couldn’t pass up a deal like that! You might check stores in your local area. It seems very sturdy and heavy duty, with a 300lb weight capacity and 36” reach. Seems like a good deal.

-- Mike P., Arkansas, http://mikepounders.weebly.com


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#1 posted 02-16-2013 at 08:44 PM

I just checked their weekly add. Yep, its there? Job smart clamping stand regular 129.99 now 29.99. I’ll be there tomorrow. Thanks for the heads up!!

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#2 posted 02-17-2013 at 05:10 AM

me to…!!!!

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#3 posted 02-19-2013 at 06:13 PM

HOLY MOLY

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#4 posted 02-19-2013 at 06:15 PM

$100 off that’s amazing .

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#5 posted 02-19-2013 at 07:44 PM

I’ll be at my store tomorrow as well

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#6 posted 02-19-2013 at 07:50 PM

How long are they on sale per the flyer? I live out of town.

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#7 posted 02-19-2013 at 07:53 PM

Thing is.. like one of the reviewers on the tractor supply site. What’s it good for? It’s like a sawhorse that holds a piece of wood by pressing a lever with your foot.

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#8 posted 02-20-2013 at 03:27 AM

Where would I put it? I’m stuffed to the gills now.

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#9 posted 02-20-2013 at 07:56 AM

Or….it’s like a large vise that’s also a sawhorse? I suspect I will find some usefullness in either of those functions, but if not….it was only $30. What I think I will be using it for is with chainsaw carving. With a couple of jigs, I should be able to hold some of my carvings up higher and hopefully not strain my back as much bending over. I’ve seen a carving jig using an old bowling ball as a pivot, clamped in a jawhorse. I never could justify $180, $150, $125, or $80 that I’ve seen these things priced at, for my purposes. But it is a good height for me and I might find some handy ways to use it.

-- Mike P., Arkansas, http://mikepounders.weebly.com

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#10 posted 02-20-2013 at 08:10 AM

Thanks for the tip, Mike.

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