I Built This From A 1957 Popular Mechanics Magazine. Does It Work?

I dive into my old collection of Popular Mechanics magazines to be inspired to build! I find a vise made by Pete Logan and decide to fabricate it! I come up with the plans and build it exactly how it…
0
(0)

I dive into my old collection of Popular Mechanics magazines to be inspired to build! I find a vise made by Pete Logan and decide to fabricate it! I come up with the plans and build it exactly how it looks, including all the problems I find. I weld, torch, drill, and grind my way to test the final version. How does it perform?

Gauntlet Gloves
https://fireballtool.com/mig-stick-specialty-welders-deerskin-21-1878/

Silver Streak Pencil
https://www.amazon.com/Markal-Silver-Streak-Welders-Pencil/dp/B081S8B2XJ

Mega Square
https://fireballtool.com/mega-square/

Mantis Grip Clamps
https://fireballtool.com/mantis-grip-pliers/

Shop Shims
https://fireballtool.com/40pc-expanded-shim-set/

Scraper
https://fireballtool.com/fireball-scraper/

Carbide Hole Cutter Kit
https://fireballtool.com/carbide-tipped-hole-cutter-set/

Torch Radius Attachment
https://circleburner.com/products/oxy-acetylene-and-plasma-circle-cutting-torch-attachment

Hand Wheel
https://fireballtool.com/chrome-plated-wheel/

Goggles
https://fireballtool.com/the-fly-safety-goggles-flat-black-frame-ir5-lens-mirror-finish-hard-coated/

GO-KART GRINDER BUILD
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLkfgL2SKCY4f-LSxB7ykXtdsrlhc1_Bde

GIANT FLOOR VISE BUILD
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLkfgL2SKCY4eCtPvQC68IaazU3sjnIrs_

~DIY Woodworking Vise Plans~
https://fireballtool.com/diy-woodworking-vise-plans/

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

As you found this post useful...

Follow us on social media!

We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!

Let us improve this post!

Tell us how we can improve this post?