Free 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook:  
Get 500+ homemade tool plans, tool build guides, ebooks, and much more.

User Tag List

Results 1 to 5 of 5

Thread: Plans for a Kant Twist Clamp

  1. #1
    Supporting Member TilenThaler's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2019
    Posts
    29
    Thanks
    6
    Thanked 63 Times in 17 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    TilenThaler's Tools

    Plans for a Kant Twist Clamp

    Welding is efficient, but you need the right tools. Clamps are one of those tools, which come handy in metal- and also wood- working. This design is based on an expired US patent US 4,276,692.

    This video is about a model and plans to manufacture the featured design.

    The plans are published under TAPR open hardware license.



    Any new subscriber get a plan by his/her own choice. You can subscribe here:

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpb...confirmation=1
    45 Best Harbor Freight Tool Modifications

    Last edited by TilenThaler; 03-02-2019 at 12:32 AM.

  2. The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to TilenThaler For This Useful Post:

    123pugsy (03-02-2019), blkadder (03-01-2019), bobs409 (03-11-2019), Jon (03-01-2019), LMMasterMariner (03-01-2019), UncleBob (03-01-2019)

  3. #2
    Jon
    Jon is online now Jon has agreed the Seller's Terms of Service
    Administrator
    Supporting Member
    Jon's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Colorado, USA
    Posts
    18,666
    Thanks
    5,265
    Thanked 24,226 Times in 6,599 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    5 Thread(s)
    500+ Homemade Tool Plans

    This is really interesting. Finding expired patents and then open-sourcing them as plans, with voiceover videos showing the plans software. Cool! We do know that homemade tool guys like these three things (plans, tool making videos, old patents), so it's interesting to see them combined like this.

    Here's US patent #4276692, upon which these plans are based. Click for the full patent.

    Clamping Means and Tool for Making It
    Forge Build Guide


  4. The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to Jon For This Useful Post:

    blkadder (03-01-2019), bobs409 (03-11-2019), DIYer (03-05-2019), TilenThaler (03-02-2019), UncleBob (03-01-2019)

  5. #3
    Content Editor
    Supporting Member
    DIYer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    3,090
    Thanks
    552
    Thanked 1,313 Times in 1,185 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)


    Thanks TilenThaler! We've added your Kant Twist Clamp Plan to our Clamps category,
    as well as to your builder page: TilenThaler's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:




  6. The Following User Says Thank You to DIYer For This Useful Post:

    TilenThaler (03-12-2019)

  7. #4
    Supporting Member bobs409's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2016
    Posts
    196
    Thanks
    434
    Thanked 527 Times in 108 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    bobs409's Tools
    I'm working on a pair of clamps from these plans now. I did opt to size them down a bit for my needs. Surprisingly it's taking a LONG time to complete! lol They better work good when I'm done.

  8. The Following User Says Thank You to bobs409 For This Useful Post:

    TilenThaler (03-12-2019)

  9. #5
    Supporting Member TilenThaler's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2019
    Posts
    29
    Thanks
    6
    Thanked 63 Times in 17 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    TilenThaler's Tools
    Great. Send me some images when you are done.


    Post your reply!
    Join 42,532 of us and get 500+ tool plans, tool eBooks, build guides, and much more.



    eBooks for Supporters

  10. The Following User Says Thank You to TilenThaler For This Useful Post:

    bobs409 (03-12-2019)

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •