Special Vise Jaws

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Special Vise Jaws

Post by JimGlass » Thu Jun 25, 2009 5:53 pm

Found another application for special vise jaws. I need to machine away a section of the aluminum piece. Rather than mill the material into little chips I use a plain milling cutter to slice out the unwanted section.

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If I would have milled this slot first I might not have needed these special vise jaws. The vise jaws on my Kurt vise would not have cleared the hub of the arbor. I made these special jaws to raise the part up.

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The part I'm making now is in the piece in the middle of the three piece assembly. These parts are for some kind of musical instrument.

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I run this job once a year. I'm documenting all the setups with pictures so I can reference back and refresh my memory on how the job was setup.

Hope this was of interest.
Jim
Tool & Die Maker/Electrician, Retired 2007

So much to learn and so little time.

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