Raamtang

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Introduction: Raamtang

Dutch ingenuity at its best, simple but so efficient



Meaning wooden vise in dutch the raamtang is use to hold board on edge, by the power of of jaws and wedges.

It will become really handy for edge treatment such as molding , rabetting or plowing a tongue and groove

Made from leftover wood it is a must for hand tools lover!!!

Based on the work of Zachary Dillinger

From his article published in Popular Woodworking of octobre 2015

http://www.popularwoodworking.com/oct15/make-a-raamtang

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Based on the work of Zachary Dillinger

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From his article published in Popular Woodworking of octobre 2015

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    I would appreciate it if you would provide proper attribution for this design. It comes from my article in the October 2015 issue of Popular Woodworking. http://www.popularwoodworking.com/oct15/make-a-raamtang

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    Hello

    I did some change to put to attribution foward in the instructable.

    I hope you' ll be satisfied.

    I would like to say that i really enjoy the raamtang

    It was Easy to built work great, since i dont have for right now a proper bench for hand tool it make a great and efficient holding device.

    Could we have a bit more flesh on the bones of the introduction?

    What is a raamtang, and why should we want to make one?

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    Thanks for the tips, i just added some info