I have a bench vise that I really like and am hoping to be able to
find another one of the same type:-
It has initials on the side but I have no idea what they stand for:-
Here is the other side showing the swivel base:-
If you can give me any information about this, I would really
Dang, could you increase the image density a little????!!! :)
W/ dialup it took about 10 minutes to load enough to see anything useful.
Nice vice; but sorry, no clue. Don't suppose there are any casting
I have no idea. It may well be from a company that went out of business
many years ago. If you can't find one, Wilton is a good brand but we bought
a couple of vices from Northern Took and they are holding up well at half
the price of a Wilton.
On Tue, 14 Oct 2008 03:32:54 -0700, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
Just a wild donkey guess here----
It looks like a backward "F", a "P", and a "U" at the bottom. My
thinking was a company called something like:
United Forged Products
Unionville Forged Products
Forged Products Of USA
Underwood Forged Products
Forged Products of <insert city here>
I tried a couple of others, but no luck.
Tired a trademark search for UFP, FUP, and FPU, but no hits like your
BTW: my cheap bench vice is a casting, and if yours is a forged vice, the
vice should be a lot better. The forge hammer does make a difference,
but more expensive. The Photos showed a well made vice.
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