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206352882

Model #

COV-3

Store SKU #

1001501130

Store SO SKU #

1001501130

$2366
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Product Details

The Yost COV-3 is a 3 in. Light Duty Clamp-On Vise is designed for light duty home, shop and professional use. This portable vise is able to mount to benches up to 2 in. thick. The vise is precision machined to close flush each and every time. The vise features 3 in. W jaws, a 2-1/2 in. opening capacity. The 2 guide rods and threaded main screw are used for extra durability and smooth operation. Cast from 30,000 psi gray iron, this vise is light and dependable.
  • 3 in. jaw width
  • 2.5 in. jaw opening
  • 1-5/8 in. throat depth
  • 3/8 in. D pipe clamping capability
  • Plated steel screw and handle
  • Steel double guide rods allow smooth operation
  • Fits benches up to 2 in. thick
  • 30,000 psi gray iron castings
  • Return Policy
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Specifications

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Questions & Answers

2Questions
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Q:Clamp opening size?
by|May 12, 2020
2 Answers
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A:  Mine opens to a span of exactly 2 inches and no more.

by|Mar 22, 2021

    A:  Jaw Opening of the vise is 2.1". The c-clamp opening is 1.96"

    by|May 12, 2020
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      Q:Can this be used to shrpen mower blades?
      by|Apr 2, 2020
      1 Answer
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      A:  Not knowing the size of the lawn mower blade it is a bit hard to answer. The further you move out from the clamped are, the more torque you apply to the clamped area. For small blades it should be fine. For about the same cost, maybe you consider the Yost LV-4 or Yost BV-4 as an alternative to the COV-3 Please feel free to contact Yost at 616-396-2063.

      by|Apr 2, 2020
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        Customer Reviews

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        Very convenient vice and it is detachable and quite light...
        Very convenient vice and it is detachable and quite light to move around the work bench and even to other desks. It is heavy duty enough to handle DIY metal works and woodwork for me.
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        Expected better
        The retaining clip that secures the sliding jaw to the screw popped out on first use. Literally, right out of the box, I installed the vise on my bench, tested the clamp on a 2x2” wood block and upon loosening, the clip fell off the screw. With no customer service contact or information in the box, its being returned for a refund.
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          The Yost 3 in clamp on vice makes a welders...
          The Yost 3 in clamp on vice makes a welders life that much easier !
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            Good quality, Good value
            This is a very good quality clamp on vise. I'm using it to fix the bent pinch welds on my vehicle. I'm thankful that Home Depot carries this vise. Shipping was fast and easy.
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              It's sturdy and has worked well for me so far....
              It's sturdy and has worked well for me so far. I've only used it to hold a chainsaw for sharpening. I chose this one because I wanted a vise that can be easily moved around.
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              Just what I was looking for. Perfect....
              Just what I was looking for. Perfect.
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