"The Tradesman round channel vise is designed to handle the most demanding clamping applications. Unlike most vises that have a fixed center nut, the Tradesman round channel vise nut is anchored at the rear. This rear-anchored nut provides straight line pull and even pressure, resulting in greater durability. This 8in. jaw width heavy-duty vise is ideal for tradesman, automotive applications, metal fabrication, service/MRO, utility work, and construction sites. Two lockdowns on each side ensure secure and stable work position when utilizing the swivel. Stationary base. Swivel rotates 360. Made with high quality cast iron for strength and durability. Made in U.S.A. Jaw Width in. 8, Pipe Jaw 1/8-3 1/2, Replaceable Jaw Yes, Jaw Depth in. 4 3/4, Jaw Capacity in. 7, Handle Length in. 10 1/2, 360 Swivel Base Yes, Double Lock-Downs Yes. Fully enclosed design extends the life of the vise 60,000 psi ductile iron body Steel pipe jaws hold up to 3 1/2in. pipe safely and securely and is great for irregular shaped objects Reversible jaw inserts add versatility Large anvil designed to take a beating while forming and shaping materials Longer spindle nut ensures a lifetime of smooth spindle movement Lifetime lubricated and permanently sealed for trouble-free service All-weather vise is treated with rust inhibitors for use in any conditions 4-bolt mounting pattern instead of the industry-standard 3-bolt pattern for sturdier performance Meets federal spec# GGG-V-410a, Type IV"
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Talk about a family heirloom
June 6, 2010
from Winston-Salem, NC
My grandfather gave his Wilton Tradesman 8in to my father when he passed. My father has passed it on to me, as a house-warming present. There is no replacement for a good shop vise - ours has stood the test of time (and hammers!). This vise stood the test of me as a teenager - not to mention the knuckleheads I have working for me now in my own shop.
I have bought three other wilton tradesman vises over the years to continue outfitting my shop, and have yet to be disappointed in the quality.
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