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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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framing clamps used for holding wood at a joint
Photo 4 of 6Framing clamps are used to hold two pieces of wood together.

Framing Clamps(4 of 6)

Framing clamps are useful for holding together two pieces of wood at a joint (such as a picture frame). They're often used for securing mitered corners and butt joints.

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