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  • Pipe or rod holder

    Somewhere recently I read a post where someone wanted to know how to hold pipe or rod in alignment for welding.

    I do quite a bit of handle lengthening and some pipe welding so here is what I came up with to help.
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    Sorry, got interrupted and didn't get to explain the holder.

    It is made from scrap I had - 1" X 0.125 angle, 2 1/2" X 0.250 C channel, and a couple of edge clamps. The clamps came from HF and were about $1.49 ea on sale.

    The clamps can be moved back and forth along the length of the angle depending on where pressure is needed. The bottom of the C channel is cleaned to insure a good ground.

    Works great and was cheap and simple.

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    • #3
      Great Jig!

      LOVE IT!

      Effective, simple, compact, inexpensive. Great design! Thanks for sharing.

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      • #4
        i second that, fantastic idea that pretty much takes the guess work out of aligning pipe or rods. thanks for sharing.

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