How to Secure a Hook in a Tying Vise (40 of 56)
In our fifth installment, Tim demonstrates how to properly seat a hook in the vise. There are three reasons that you really want to make sure you’ve done this correctly: 1. to avoid the hook slipping as you wrap materials; 2. to give you enough room to work (especially on small hooks); and 3. to keep from accidentally stabbing yourself, which can be really painful.
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