Tag Archive: Douglas Coates

Aug 22

Jim Hendricks

You may have seen Jim’s name pop up sporadically when Wictor Kuc, (the owner of the website WK Fine Tools), announces a new post from him via Twitter. I think Jim must have some arrangement with Wiktor as a regular contributor. That is a very good thing, if like me, …

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Jul 30

The Ad Vice

The Ad Vice has evolved from the European carver’s vice, but, as Douglas Coates mentions on the website, one of the most important features is the clamping mechanism. With most benches these days lacking the front apron of the Nicholson style, this design ‘locks the vice to the bench top …

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