NO. 9180

The Taft-Peirce Toolmaker's Knee will be found useful for mounting small work during inspection and layout operations. It is also frequently used as a base element in simple jigs or fixtures, or for holding work on a surface grinder. Pads are finished on the back of each angle for clamping and reference purposes.


The Toolmaker's Knee is made of close-grained cast iron, thoroughly seasoned and carefully heat treated for maximum stability.


Opposite Sides Parallel and Adjacent Sides Square Within .0001"
Style No. Overall Dimensions Pad Dimensions (Thickness) Approximate Weight Price
Length Width Height Table Face Angle Face Ground Scraped
9180 3" 2-1/2" 4" 1 x 2-1/2 x 3/4" 1-7/8 x 2-1/2 x 11/16" 4 lbs. $271 $398

For additional data, see reference, notes 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7

Precisely square and parallel, the Toolmaker's Knee may be used on any face or edge for layout, inspection and machining.

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