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Re: Vise location and mounting

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Subject: Re: Vise location and mounting
From: "Phil Ethier" <>
Date: Thu, 1 Feb 2001 22:52:15 -0600
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Date: Thursday, February 01, 2001 12:01 PM
Subject: Vise location and mounting

>Where and how do you mount that all-important vise? On the bench?

Mine is on the corner of the bench, right next to the post.  The other two
sides of the bench are lag-screwed into each stud of the two walls in the
back corner of the shop.

>On a post?

Never tried that, just because I never had the setup.

>I recall one of you saying you can use your vise to anchor a come-along to
>pull a car into the garage. That sounds like a pretty secure attachment.

That was me.  Be careful you don't pull the garage off the foundation.

Phil Ethier    Saint Paul  Minnesota  USA
1970 Lotus Europa, 1992 Saturn SL2, 1986 Suburban, 1962 Triumph TR4 CT2846L
"It makes a nice noise when it goes faster"
- 4-year-old Adam, upon seeing a bitmap of Grandma Susie's TR4.

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