Introducing the 8 in. Workbench Holdfast by POWERTEC. These Heavy-duty clamping tools are designed to hold down small to mid-sized board, tubing and workpieces to the topside of your workbench while being worked on. Whether you're a professional woodworker or DIY enthusiasts, you'll find these handy accessories an absolute must-have for your workbench projects that require frequent clamping. They also make a great addition to your work bench dogs and hold downs assembly. Common Applications: Sanding/Routing/Cutting and Finishing/General Woodworking. Premium Construction - Functional Design: Featuring a Heavy-duty construction, each holdfast has an as cast finish. Unlike some hold fast with slicker/smoother finishes, this practical version flaunts a rough texture that not only grips exceptionally well, but holds the stock without marring. Our holdfasts possess a 3-1/2 reach with a quick release design, and have been thoroughly tested on 1-1/2 in. to 4 in. boards with successful results. Easy To Use: Simply drill a 3/4 in. (19.05 mm) diameter workbench dog hole where required. Next, wedge in the holdfast and secure it with a firm tap using a mallet. Helpful Tip: 2 taps may be required depending on the thickness of your board. To disengage, tap the backside of the holdfast for a quick release. - Includes 2-piece Set.
Includes: (two) 8 in. bench holdfast with 3-1/2 in. reach
Function: works seamlessly with a work bench, providing a versatile hold-down clamping solution for small wooden boards to thick, mid-sized blocks or DIY projects that require constant or frequent shifting and adjustments
Applications: works effectively for an assortment of woodworking jobs, including sanding, routing, cutting and other general purpose applications that require quick and easy clamping action for streamlined use
Easy-to-use: drill a 3/4 in. hole in your workbench top, put the shank in place, and simply tap it (once or twice) with a mallet to firmly secure it in place, to disengage, tap the backside of the vertical head to unwedge the hold fast and release your work stock
Premium design: each holdfast is manufactured with strong, high quality metal and features a powder coated grey color with a rough as cast finish that grips the bench without marring the workpiece
Works in bench tops from approximately 1 in. to 3 in. thick, they can be made to work with other bench top thicknesses by either roughing the shank with a file or by counterboring the underside of the hole