hand clamp

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screw clamp

screw clamp
Any clamp set by means of a screw, but esp. one used in woodworking which has two large parallel jaws for holding the work to be pressed together.
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Tenders are invited for Milli Volt Meter, Range:0 - 400 Mv Dc Required With Digital Hand Clamp Meter Facility.
Suddenly I felt a hand clamp over my face and a knife press to my throat.
IOne hand clamps her mobile phone to her ear as she dashes along the pavement to a costume fitting.