Benchcrafted Benchmakers Hardware
Benchcrafted Benchmakers Hardware
Typical captive nut arrangements for knockdown bases involve either a square nut, recessed hex nut, or short, slotted cross-dowels. All of these fasteners make it tricky to assemble the joint without some frustration or extra tools. The BenchCrafted barrel nuts and end cap barrel nuts are the ideal choise for making knock-down joints in workbench bases. The set of 4 zinc-plated steel Barrel Nuts are...
£62.00 inc VAT
Benchcrafted Classic Leg Vice Base HardwareBenchcrafted Classic Leg Vice Base Hardware
Benchcrafted Classic Leg Vice Base Hardware
In the 19th and early 20th century, many vocational schools and commercial shops in France and its colonies were outfitted with Roubo-style benches and metal leg vice hardware. French hardware is typically made entirely of metal, whereas hardware from Britain and America usually features a T-shaped iron casting fitted with a sliding wooden handle. Benchcrafted designed theirs around the French model...
£235.00 inc VAT

Benchcrafted Classic Tail Vice (Wagon Vice) Kit
Benchcrafted Classic Tail Vice (Wagon Vice) Kit
Clamping work to a bench surface between dogs is a very old technique. The historical record gives us examples as far back as the Roman era, but most woodworkers know the tail vice from the modern Scandanavian and German tradition. The oldest detailed drawings we have are from the early 16th century by German author Martin Löffelholz. The Benchcrafted Tail Vice uses a pair of either wooden or metal...
£352.00 inc VAT
Benchcrafted Crisscross 14
Benchcrafted Crisscross 14
The Benchcrafted Crisscross completely transforms any leg vice into an effortless experience. Fully supporting the weight of the chop, the vice hardware, and its own weight, the Crisscross floats in and out on steel pins and bearing plates, giving a virtually weightless, friction-free action to the vice. The mechanism automatically adjusts through the range of your vice's capacity to any workpiece...
£91.50 inc VAT

Benchcrafted Crisscross Retro
Benchcrafted Crisscross Retro
The Benchcrafted Crisscross completely transforms any leg vice into an effortless experience. Fully supporting the weight of the chop, the vice hardware, and its own weight, the Crisscross floats in and out on steel pins and bearing plates, giving a virtually weightless, friction-free action to the vice. The mechanism automatically adjusts through the range of your vice's capacity to any workpiece...
£169.00 inc VAT
Benchcrafted Crisscross Solo
Benchcrafted Crisscross Solo
The Benchcrafted Crisscross completely transforms any leg vice into an effortless experience. Fully supporting the weight of the chop, the vice hardware, and its own weight, the Crisscross floats in and out on steel pins and bearing plates, giving a virtually weightless, friction-free action to the vice. The mechanism automatically adjusts through the range of your vice's capacity to any workpiece...
£128.00 inc VAT

Benchcrafted Crubber
Benchcrafted Crubber
Crubber is a composite material made by grinding natural cork and rubber, then combining the materials under great pressure to form a tough, resilient, grippy matrix that is then sliced into sheets. Crubber has become BenchCrafted's favourite non-slip, super-grip material for lining vice jaws. All Benchcrafted vices are outfitted with Crubber. What's the advantage over suede or other cow skin-type...
£21.50 inc VAT
Benchcrafted Glide Leg Vice Base Hardware - CastBenchcrafted Glide Leg Vice Base Hardware - Cast
Benchcrafted Glide Leg Vice Base Hardware - Cast
The Glide makes holding your work quick, easy, and pleasurable. It uses a clever combination of components to deliver incredible clamping force with minimal effort. Traditional leg vices use a sliding "tommy bar" to operate the vice. This style of handle offers one distinct advantage: lots of leverage. These guys have engineered the Glide to deliver rock-solid workholding without the need...
£320.00 inc VAT

Benchcrafted Glide Leg Vice Base Hardware - MachinedBenchcrafted Glide Leg Vice Base Hardware - Machined
Benchcrafted Glide Leg Vice Base Hardware - Machined
The Glide makes holding your work quick, easy, and pleasurable. It uses a clever combination of components to deliver incredible clamping force with minimal effort. Traditional leg vices use a sliding "tommy bar" to operate the vice. This style of handle offers one distinct advantage: lots of leverage. These guys have engineered the Glide to deliver rock-solid workholding without the need...
£395.00 inc VAT
Benchcrafted Split Top Roubo Plans
Benchcrafted Split Top Roubo Plans
This Benchcrafted Split Top Roubo bench plan is based on Andre Roubo's bench from Plate 11 of L'Art du Menuisier, with the added capabilities of the Benchcrafted vices. Benchcrafted developed this plan so woodworkers could build a bench using the Benchcrafted Tail Vice and Glide Leg Vice without having to figure out all the details. Simply follow the measured drawings and instruction notes. The measured...
£23.75 inc VAT

Benchcrafted Swing Seat - Hardware Only (no wood)Benchcrafted Swing Seat - Hardware Only (no wood)
Benchcrafted Swing Seat - Hardware Only (no wood)
The Benchcrafted Swing Away Seat is the solution for seated work at the bench. Chopping waste between dovetails, making decorative inlay and other close work is best done from a steady, seated position. The work is brought closer to your eyes and chest, which helps you to work more precisely and comfortably. It's also a great spot to take a break, check email, or have lunch. Stand-alone stools can...
£250.00 inc VAT
Benchcrafted Tail Vice (Wagon Vice) Kit - CastBenchcrafted Tail Vice (Wagon Vice) Kit - Cast
Benchcrafted Tail Vice (Wagon Vice) Kit - Cast
Clamping work to a bench surface between dogs is a very old technique. The historical record gives us examples as far back as the Roman era, but most woodworkers know the tail vice from the modern Scandanavian and German tradition. The oldest detailed drawings we have are from the early 16th century by German author Martin Löffelholz. The Benchcrafted Tail Vice uses a pair of either wooden or metal...
£345.00 inc VAT

Benchcrafted Tail Vice (Wagon Vice) Kit - MachinedBenchcrafted Tail Vice (Wagon Vice) Kit - Machined
Benchcrafted Tail Vice (Wagon Vice) Kit - Machined
Clamping work to a bench surface between dogs is a very old technique. The historical record gives us examples as far back as the Roman era, but most woodworkers know the tail vice from the modern Scandanavian and German tradition. The oldest detailed drawings we have are from the early 16th century by German author Martin Löffelholz. The Benchcrafted tail vice uses a pair of either wooden or metal...
£425.00 inc VAT
Veritas Front Vice - Large
Veritas Front Vice - Large
This vise has rugged, machined, double guide rods and a single-lead Acme screw. The large front vise is 10-1/2" × 21" overall with a 1-1/8" dia. screw, and 13" clamping capacity (less the thickness of your wooden jaws). The larger vise has an offset center screw to allow vertical clamping without skewing. Can be added to an existing bench or built into a new one. Mounting screws included. Made...
£86.95 inc VAT

Veritas Front Vice - Regular
Veritas Front Vice - Regular
This vise has rugged, machined, double guide rods and a single-lead Acme screw. The regular front vise is 7" × 14¾" overall with a 7/8" dia. screw and clamping capacity of 8¼" (less the thickness of your wooden jaws). Can be added to an existing bench or built into a new one. Mounting screws included. Made in Canada. Patented.
£57.50 inc VAT
Veritas Quick-Release Front ViceVeritas Quick-Release Front Vice
Veritas Quick-Release Front Vice
Using the same quick-release mechanism as our tail vise, our front vise has a simple on-off cam lever to engage or disengage the Acme-threaded screw, allowing it to apply up to 400lb of force in either clamping or spreading applications. The screw mechanism provides 12¼" of overall travel (less the thickness of your wooden jaw and bench apron). Tight body tolerances result in minimal jaw sag,...
£390.00 inc VAT

Veritas Quick-Release Sliding Tail ViceVeritas Quick-Release Sliding Tail Vice
Veritas Quick-Release Sliding Tail Vice
Installing a tail vise is notoriously difficult, usually requiring a section of workbench to be cut away and rebuilt around a complicated vise mechanism. Not so with this one. It can be quickly incorporated into a new bench construction or easily retrofitted to an existing bench without major surgery. The end plates are symmetrical, so you can install the T-handle and quick-release lever in a...
£385.00 inc VAT
Veritas Shoulder-Vice ScrewVeritas Shoulder-Vice Screw
Veritas Shoulder-Vice Screw
This vice screw is for the L-shaped shoulder vise used on Scandinavian-style benches. 1-1/8" dia. screw with single-lead Acme threads. The threaded guide is mortised into the vise shoulder, while the end guide attaches to the vise jaw. 7-1/4" clamping capacity (less wooden shoulder thickness), 13" overall. Mounting screws included. Made in Canada. Patented.
£28.50 inc VAT

Veritas Special Bench Bolts
Veritas Special Bench Bolts
Most European benches use a bolt system to fasten leg sets to stretchers. The main advantage is that you can snug the bolts if anything loosens due to changes in humidity. The solid brass nuts on our bench bolts slide into a pre-drilled hole in the stretcher, and distribute pressure to prevent breakout. A bench can be made very rigid (without complex joinery) by using a wide stretcher, since the...
£29.50 inc VAT
Veritas Tail ViceVeritas Tail Vice
Veritas Tail Vice
This vise can be used for both types of tail vise - with or without a shoulder. It has guide plates 2" wide by 15" long. The maximum opening is 8" (less the thickness of your wooden jaws). The single-lead Acme screw is 7/8" in diameter. Made in Canada. Patented.
£71.50 inc VAT

Veritas Twin-Screw Vice
Veritas Twin-Screw Vice
The Veritas Twin Screw Vice is the only non-racking, parallel action, full width end vice on the market. It applies an even clamping force along the jaws regardless of which of the screws is tightened. Even better, a spring loaded locking pin enables the connecting chain to be disengaged for controlled 'skewing' when slightly tapered workpieces need to be held. Maximum capacity 300mm. The...
£272.00 inc VAT
Veritas Vice Handle
Veritas Vice Handle
A wooden handle from Veritas that fits both their Tail Vice Screw and their Front Vices. Handle length 310mm and diameter of 30mm
£7.55 inc VAT