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    Riggers/Machinist Block

    A couple of adjustable height blocks. Made from 2-1/2" x 1/4" Cold Rolled 1018 steel. The blocks are 1-1/2" in height 6 pieces and 2-1/2" x 3-1/2". Solid Copper rivet made from 1/2" copper cap bolt. Use under a pry bar or on the Milling machine as a clamping step block. Credit to Tom Lipton of Oxtools for the inspiration.
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    kbalch (Jan 29, 2014), Mike Walton (Aug 21, 2016)

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    Thanks Catfish! I've added your Machinist's Blocks to our Machining category, as well as to your builder page: Catfish's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:


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