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    Senior Member TJRIDE's Avatar
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    My BRODHEAD GARRETT Co. B-G 500X VISE Mounted and ready...

    Wow - was I ever excited when my friend Henry gave me this beautiful Brodhead Garrett Co. Vise.

    He said he acquired them some 20 years ago from a school auction. He mounted one and put this one in a corner and forgot about it..
    When he asked if i could use it I told him I didn't have one yet. He Said-- Well Now You Do...

    Got it mounted after reinforcing the bench with a 4x4 for the mounting area.
    This is one Awesome Heavy duty Vise.. I love it...

    I made a couple of new Hardwood boards for the Jaws..other than that it was in perfect condition..

    Here are a few pics..

    TJ
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    you are so lucky, i have been trying to aquire a vise as that, but i havent came accross one under 200 dollars, sure there are cheaper ones out there, but i want one that will last me the rest of my woodworking days, which i hope are many years to come, and it be able to handle anything i put it threw... Very Nice Vise!!
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    Hello, Gorgeous. Come here often?

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    Now that is a nice gift from a good friend. I have the green Marples (a smaller one) but I love it and it is handy.
    All the voices in my head are silent....

    I really hate that as I can't figure out what they are planning next.

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    What a great vise to have! How big a piece of wood will it hold? I'd love to have one like it. Congrats!!!! Mike
    "May your life be filled with quality shop time and an unending amount of lumber" Author J Miller

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    Really cool!


 

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