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    Alan DuBoff is offline Former Member (by the member's request)
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    Holdfast for my anvil

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    Neat idea Alan, I'd not have thought about using a holdfast on an anvil.............. shows how much I know
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    Quote Originally Posted by Alan DuBoff View Post
    I would think holdfasts are much more popular for blacksmiths, because of dealing with hot metal. Smiths who work alone a lot tend to like them, it's like an extra hand.
    Well sure, now that you see it, it's one of those moments.

    I'd only seen holdfasts with woodworking, on a traditional bench, but you have expanded my horizons!
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