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jiffy clamps

Posted on Thu, 7 Apr 2005 at 13:01



We are experiencing problems with the
wing nuts for our jiffy clamps deterioating
quickly, stripping out..

can't locate wing nuts for replacement

any ideas or suggestions for different clamps

we use only manual printing frames and the
go off and on often..

thanks
jc

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Anonymous says: Don't use plyers to tighten. Hand tight is OK. I'll bet 50-75% of all problems on most presses (manual and auto) can be traced to people overtightening knobs, adjusters, and clamping devices. posted on: Sun, 04/10/2005 - 9:06pm
Anonymous says: i ...

i agree with andy, i have seen this problem before and pliers or channel locks are the typical culprits. i have been using the same jiffy clamps(three sets) for over 25 years without problem.
good luck

posted on: Tue, 05/03/2005 - 11:11am

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