A cast-iron vise is a staple in any workshop, but if your shop lacks a good bench-mounted vise one can be installed without much fuss. In this article Fine Woodworking editor Tom Begnal offers tips and planning advice for installing a cast-iron vise in a variety of shop configurations. He explains the best places to locate the vise on your bench and demonstrates how to add a wood face to the cast-iron jaws to protect the workpieces. From Fine Woodworking #158
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In this video, Matt takes some of the lessons learned in episodes 3 & 4 and builds on them to demonstrate the North Bennet Street method for the half-blind, or half-lapped, dovetails on the toolbox drawers.