Build your own c-clamps using this free step-by-step tutorial with pictures.
Follow along and build your own bar clamps using hardwood and a scrap of maple.
You can buy cam clamps but why would you when you can build your own for a fraction of the cost. Here is how to make your own cam clamps.
Follow along at the link and build your own cam clamps for a fraction of the cost to buy.
Here are 9 clever clamp storage solutions for the workshop with storage tips for your pipe clamps, bar clamps, pony clamps and more.
Build your own wooden bar clamps using this free woodworking plan.
This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a frame miter clamping jig. You will need the SketchUp software to download this drawing and its freely available online. We do not provide support for this software.
I got tired of finding my band clamps all balled up in a drawer, so I devised these ultra-simple holders to keep them in order.
Whenever I use pipe clamps, I like to place a block of wood between the clamp and my workpiece. This clamping pad helps prevent damaging the surface of the wood. The problem is trying to hold the block in place as you tighten the clamp.
One of the things I like best about woodworkers is that we are always thinking. For example, if we do not have a tool or a jig that we need to do something, we make it ourselves, or come up with a work around. The bench vise is a solution.