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Clamp Basics

Clamps are essential workshop tools for holding wood in position. It's useful to have a collection of clamps on hand for common tasks.

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the jaws on a spring clamp apply pressure
Photo 2 of 6The jaws on a spring clamp apply pressure.

Spring Clamps(2 of 6)

Spring clamps have spring-loaded jaws that apply pressure to both sides.

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