There are some talented people here who collectively have many neat tools and trick ways of doing things. This thread is to encourage any who want to share some unique ideas and methods, even secrets, that might help to boost creativity among us. I'll start -
Here's a soft jawed clothespin vice used by gunsmiths for bedding rifle barrels - great for holding a work piece firmly without marring while shaping.DSCN0301.JPG68.04KB30 downloads
A cold bent rebar hacksaw provides just the right heft and tension for UNBELIEVABLE sawing capability. While enrolled in a welding lab one summer, I bent up 55 of these - this was the first. A few were sold, the rest were given away.