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Bessey Gearklamp

#255718 by reible » Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:58 pm

Name is a little odd but the clamp seems well enough made that I will invest in a few more. I just got one since I wasn't sure just how a gear clamp like this would work. My report is that I like it. Time will tell if they hold up but I don't think that will be an issue for me.

It is about time someone though of this.

Sorry for the low quality photo but it will let you know what this is about and you can ask yourself the question if you might like to own a few. I got mine from Rockler but other places sell them too.

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I will not miss skinning my knuckles trying to use this or not being able to get the old style clamp to even fit is certain locations.

Ed

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Re: Bessey Gearklamp

#255719 by Hobbyman2 » Fri Jan 11, 2019 2:26 am

At first look it appears to be well built

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Re: Bessey Gearklamp

#255725 by jsburger » Fri Jan 11, 2019 12:23 pm

reible wrote:Name is a little odd but the clamp seems well enough made that I will invest in a few more. I just got one since I wasn't sure just how a gear clamp like this would work. My report is that I like it. Time will tell if they hold up but I don't think that will be an issue for me.

It is about time someone though of this.

Sorry for the low quality photo but it will let you know what this is about and you can ask yourself the question if you might like to own a few. I got mine from Rockler but other places sell them too.

IMG_2414sac.jpg

I will not miss skinning my knuckles trying to use this or not being able to get the old style clamp to even fit is certain locations.

Ed


I bought two of each size back in December. I think it was from Woodpeckers but they were on sale. I agree it is about time. They are much more heavy duty than the average F style clamp.

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