Yesteryear Forge

VERSA & G2 Combo

VERSA JIG

A New version of our original hook manufacturing jig

4 inches diameter X 1 7/8 thick with a 1" X 1" X 2" Bolt on hardy shank ( can be unbolted and replaced with any configuration that you want )

Approx Two inches thick gets the working face of the jig high enough off the anvil face so your hands a tongs have room to perform their task with comfort and safety.

Perfect for doing Demonstrations

You can clear your bench of many single purpose jigs and just grab this one jig to do most any hook / bending encountered in the average shop.

Comes complete with

Hook Jig main body

11 sizes of pins and bushings

1 - 1/4 dia hardened dowel pin

1 - 3/4 dia center pin

1 - 7/8 orginal style pin

a set of Steel ( doughnuts ) as follows in 1 each.

1" - 1 1/8 -- 1 1/4 - 1 3/8 - 1 1/2 -- 1 5/8 -- 1 3/4

One Special ADAPTER pin that allows the user to adapt any 1/2 drive socket to this Jig ( even deep well sockets) Which Greatly expands the Versatility of this tool

Steel rings ( doughnuts ) are 1 inch thick . ( this allows the user to easily bend flat bar up to 2 inches wide )

 

Second generation ( G2 ) Guillotine tool

This tool is designed to fuller your piece with the radius dies or forge tenons for round or square shoulders with the flat dies.

Excellent for setting the shoulders on leaves , cat tails , candle cups etc.

For isolating any given amount of material for more controlled forging.

Really this tool is only limited by your imagination.

Open sides allow you to fuller the length of your piece such as knife blades (blood groove / fullered groove )

Comes complete with two sets of dies.

Dies are 1/2 " thick X 2 1/2 " wide

One radius set and one flat set of dies

Dies readily available standard size 1018 carbon steel ( Buy a length of steel from your local supplier and make any shape die that you like )

No shims or anything required ( just cut your die to the shape that you want ) insert and start forging

No ugly welds ( machined and bolted together using socket head cap screws )

Bottom slot has exit points for scale and grime so you dont have to worry about your dies becoming stuck )

Comes complete with bolt on 1 " hardy shank as standard / available with 3/4 - 7/8 - 1 - 1 1/8 - 1 1/4 hardy shanks at no extra charge , just specify when order is placed.

Video of G2

Video of VERSA Jig

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