These Bessey Light-Duty Steel Bar Clamps heads are made of tough malleable cast iron. The fixed jaw & sliding arm generates powerful & rigid clamping, & The rail’s hourglass profile contributes to these Bessey "TG series" clamps' ability to resist flex. The high quality profiled rail from Bessey's German steel plant has been optimized for these clamps. The profile acts against torsional forces. Includes tried-&-true wooden handles. Plastic pressure caps protect the work piece surface. 600 lb. clamping force. Made in Germany.
From the Manufacturer - About Bessey
Since 1889, Bessey has been setting standards in hand clamping & cutting technology. Our core competencies of research & development allow us to continuously create innovative new products &, to improve upon our current products. Bessey's tools are produced from the top quality materials, using state of-the-art techniques. This allows the highest degree of comfort, safety & user-friendliness so that you can also benefit from our unique innovation advantage &, in accordance with our company motto: “Bessey. Simply better.“
Product Max Opening Reach/Throat Depth Clamping Pressure Bar Size Overall Length Model # Bessey 18" Light-Duty Steel Bar Clamp ~ TGJ2.518 18" 2-1/2" 600 lbs. 1" Wide x 1/4" Thickness 20-1/2"TGJ2.518