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.
He also used the hand clamps to hold the fabric in place on the frame when he was applying hot glue to form the hem.