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Re: I don't think threading is so very difficult.. *PIC*

Warren in Lancaster, PA
The Dominy family on Long Island had a double screw vise on their large bench and the screws were threaded into the bench top. The bench top was 6x18x144 red oak, so I don't think they sent it to the city to be threaded. There are several shop made wooden taps in the collection.

Andre Roubo was a woodworker who grew up in the shop of his father and grandfather. He was particularly careful about his illustrations and usually ncluded a scale. Here is one of the illustrations Roubo engraved personally:
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