Finally bought a bench vise

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Finally bought a bench vise

Postby Von » Thu Sep 19, 2019 9:49 pm

After breaking a jaw off my Harbor Freight vise trying to bend the shifter on T18 I've been looking around for a decent vise I can afford.
I wanted one that opened at least 6 inches and got decent reviews. No luck.
Got bored the other day when I ran out of parts for the truck again and started cruising eBay.
After a while I just said frick it and broke out the PayPal credit...
Behold! The Wilton WS8...
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Re: Finally bought a bench vise

Postby NAES » Thu Dec 05, 2019 5:53 am

Well done! I have a bit of a vise fetish and you certainly got your moneys worth.

Enjoy!
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Re: Finally bought a bench vise

Postby Skeletor » Wed Dec 02, 2020 8:26 pm

NAES wrote:Well done! I have a bit of a vise fetish and you certainly got your moneys worth.

Enjoy!



very nice....that's exactly...what I've been looking for....I'm on the hunt !
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