A vice is a tool which is used by woodworkers and engineer's to hold an object so that they can perform the task which is required to be done like drilling and sanding etc. The one side of vice is fixed while the other parallel side and can be moved towards the fixed side or can be moved away from the fixed side of vice. On both the fixed and parallel moving side you will find that there are jaws through which an object is held.
The popular brands for vice are :
Types of Vices
| According to Category || According to Work Type || According to Jaw
Engineer's / Mechanic Vice
Machine and Bench Vice
Hard Jaw - This is made of hard metal and is generally used when there is a need to hold the objects tightly and strongly.
Soft Jaw - This is made of soft metal and is generally used when there is a need to hold the objects softly.
The standard jaw sizes are -
19 to 55mm
50 to 100mm
100mm to 150mm
150mm to 200mm
More than 200mm