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Using cheap pipe clamps

Is this something common with pipe clamps? Or just cheap ones? You can expect this, but not for the reason you might expect. Even if your clamp heads are not cheaper or knock-off types and have ...
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Using cheap pipe clamps

Is this something common with pipe clamps? Yes. There are a couple reasons for this. The first is that the screw on a pipe clamp usually meets the jaw at one point, and the jaw is free to pivot a bit ...
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Using cheap pipe clamps

Good pipe clamps will have parallel faces and non-marring mounting pads that don't have the problem you outline, at least at appropriate working tension. But any pipe clamp may show some non-...
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