Archives for March 2013

Yost Woodworking Vise Series — Heavy Duty & Precision-Machined

A staple of every woodshop is the woodworking vise.  With so many options, styles and companies from which to buy, how do you choose the vise that best suits your needs?  There are two very important aspects of a woodworking vise that the craftsman needs to consider:  (1) the quality of the machining and (2) the durability of the vise. First, the quality of the machining is important in … [Read more...]

Heavy Duty vs. Light Duty — A Vise Comparison!

Yost Vises offers several different styles of bench vises – with each style best-suited for its unique applications.  The Yost product line includes heavy-duty vises for more demanding applications, light-duty vises – sometimes referred to as utility vises – for less-demanding applications and medium-duty vises for everything-in-between. Here are three important characteristics that determine … [Read more...]