Weekend Project This Little Bench Top Helper Will Lend A Hand At A Moment S Notice
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Build a Moxon Vise Photos by Carl Duguay; Illustration by James Provost I recently moved to a condo that has a small 180 square foot workshop in the basement.While I still have access to a fully equipped woodworking shop, I find it convenient to use the basement shop in the evenings, or when I want to tinker with a new tool.
Unfortunately, the shop lacks a proper workbench - instead, it has couple of worktables and a metal vise.Rather than build a new workbench, I decided it would be quicker, easier and less expensive to add a vise to the existing worktable.
After considering all my options, I decided on a Moxon vise because I could use it in the basement shop or easily transport it to the main shop.Plus, it can be clamped to just about any work surface, which meant I wouldn't have to make any changes to the basement worktables.
Three OptionsThere are a number of options when it comes to making a Moxon.You can make every part of the vise by hand, including the handles, threaded rods and nuts.This requires that you have a threading and tapping kit, and if you do, this is the...