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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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band clamps used on square or rectangular projects
Photo 5 of 6Band clamps are used to hold square or rectangular projects.

Band Clamps(5 of 6)

Band clamps are made from an adjustable strap and metal corners for holding together square or rectangular projects.

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