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Forum topic by Madsteve posted 04-15-2015 11:24 PM 619 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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04-15-2015 11:24 PM

Can anybody help me find a slab for my leg vise. Just not having any luck here in Arkansas or the internet.

-- Too much wood and not enough time.

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#1 posted 04-16-2015 12:58 AM

If you want to put it in service soon, you can use a 2×8 and mill it to fit. When you find something more suitable and permanent , swap it out. That’s what I did, only I’m still using that 2×8.

-- People say I hammer like lightning. It's not that I'm fast -- it's that I never hit the same place twice!

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#2 posted 04-16-2015 01:08 AM

I couldn’t find a good slab for my leg vise either, so as Don suggested, I face glued two 2x’s together, then cut it to size. Here are a couple of pics:

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#3 posted 04-16-2015 01:59 AM

Well made. This maybe the answer..

-- Too much wood and not enough time.

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