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Antique fly tying vise II
03-03-2015, 01:27 PM,
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Antique fly tying vise II
Another old vise from the UK. Unusually long.

   

   
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03-03-2015, 01:29 PM,
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RE: Antique fly tying vise II
Hey Led do you retore them?

I betcha some steel wool & a brass brush would clean that vise up nicely.

But would it loose its value?
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03-04-2015, 12:03 AM,
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RE: Antique fly tying vise II
hu - I don't think cleaning this one would be a bad thing, especially if you were going to tye on it. Some vises I wouldn't clean, like the hand vises.

This particular one is challenging - one side of the jaw can come out. It's wedged inside the collet and closes when the wheel is turned. Won't hold a big selection of hooks....
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