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...
£245.00 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 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...
£180.00 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...
£142.00 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...
£92.00 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...
£355.00 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
Benchcrafted Moxon Vice
Benchcrafted Moxon Vice
The Benchcrafted Moxon Vice clamps to any bench, raising your workpiece to a convenient height and holding it rock-solid. If you cut dovetails and other joints by hand, this is a vise that will completely change your experience in the shop. Fast and effortless, the Moxon vice makes joinery a pleasure. The Moxon vice is fitted with cast iron hand wheels for rapid, easy adjustment. Instead of the handwheel...
£190.00 inc VAT

Benchcrafted HiVise + Mounting ScrewBenchcrafted HiVise + Mounting Screw
Benchcrafted HiVise + Mounting Screw
Taking cues from early French prototypes (commonly referred to as an "etau(x)" which is simply the French word for vice) Benchcrafted have gone a few steps further and made improvements and refinements over the historical versions. The body of the vice is designed to be much stronger, yet more compact with its inset arms and single clamping screw for attaching the vise to a workbench or table. The...
£305.00 inc VAT
Benchcrafted HiViseBenchcrafted HiVise
Benchcrafted HiVise
Taking cues from early French prototypes (commonly referred to as an "etau(x)" which is simply the French word for vice) Benchcrafted have gone a few steps further and made improvements and refinements over the historical versions. The body of the vice is designed to be much stronger, yet more compact with its inset arms and single clamping screw for attaching the vise to a workbench or table. The...
£230.00 inc VAT

Benchcrafted HiVise Mounting ScrewBenchcrafted HiVise Mounting Screw
Benchcrafted HiVise Mounting Screw
The mounting screw is designed for the HiVise to make it ultimately more portable. The HiVise can be made with either a tail vice cleat or a benchtop batten, but having a mounting screw will allow you to use it in multiple positions around your bench, or anywhere outside the workshop where you are allowed to make a mess! Anticipating the varied needs of woodworkers Benchcrafted designed the HiVise...
£75.00 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...
£270.00 inc VAT

Benchcrafted DrawsharpBenchcrafted Drawsharp
Benchcrafted Drawsharp
Ease and safety With the Benchcrafted Drawsharp, the cutting edge is facing away from your body and fingers, the honing action is parallel to the blade, and your fingers are safely behind the cutting edge at all times. If you've shied away from using drawknives because of sharpening, the Drawsharp will open the door to this wonderful tool, whether you’re a chairmaker, or looking to add the drawknife...
£99.50 inc VAT
Accessories for the Benchcrafted Drawsharp
Accessories for the Benchcrafted Drawsharp
Rehab kit Most knives will be in good enough condition to use the abrasives included with the Drawsharp. But for those which require more aggressive material removal (removing knicks or severely blunted edges) or for those who may not want to grind their knife, Benchcrafted offer a rehab kit with medium and coarse diamond abrasives. The kit includes two sleeves and two each of coarse and medium diamond...
from £5.50 inc VAT

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 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 Planing Stop
Benchcrafted Planing Stop
The Benchcrafted planing stop is made from mild steel. The teeth are milled into the stop then lightly deburr with abrasive paper to maintain the points of the teeth. The stop arrives sharp and ready to use. Easy Installation Using the same principle as their Barrel Nuts, the Benchcrafted Planing Stop mounts to the wooden stock via two machine screws and a single, double-tapped barrel nut. This provides...
£33.50 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...
£19.00 inc VAT