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PVC Ring Clamp
A very cheap and effective clamp. A 3 foot length of PVC pipe will make over 100 clamps! Especialy good for gluing up tentalone to sides where most clamps are too bulky.

PVC Clamp  


PVC Ring Clamp
Materials:
1. Scrap length of schedule 40 PVC pipe with 1 5/8" outside diameter and 1/8" thick walls.

Steps:
1. Cut a piece of PVC length into multiple 5/16" wide rings.

2. Cut saw slot thru ring at only one place



PVC Clamp  


In Use:
1. Lower ring at left cut from scrap 1 5/8" diameter PVC pipe (cut plenty)

2. Upper ring at left shows saw cut thru ring at 1 place. Cut it anywhere, but only in one place.

3. Ring in use holding in tentalone to sides for gluing purposes.





PVC Clamp  


In Use:
1. Lower ring at left cut from scrap 1 5/8" diameter PVC pipe (cut plenty)

2. Upper ring at left shows saw cut thru ring at 1 place. Cut it anywhere, but only in one place.

3. Ring in use holding in tentalone to sides for gluing purposes.




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