Gentle Jaws for C-Clamps

Are your C-clamp jaws leaving dents in projects or the furniture youre repairing? Press adhesive-backed felt pads for table and chair legs on the jaw faces.

The Family Handyman

Are your C-clamp jaws leaving dents in projects or the furniture youre repairing? Press adhesive-backed felt pads for table and chair legs on the jaw faces (youll get a better bond if you lightly sand the faces with fine sandpaper). Look for larger precut rectangular shapes that you can trim to fit your bar clamp faces as well. Gripping thanks to Kurt Lawton for this nifty tip.

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