The fiber-reinforced plastic clamping pads yield a lightweight yet nevertheless very sturdy clamp. The pads feature additional flexible polyurethane inserts to prevent marking of the wood surface and varnish coat. The spindle is partially encased in silicon tubing to further protect the edges of the instrument. Also well-suited for assembling and restoring guitars.
Herdim® Assembly Clamps
Made in Germany
The finest screw clamps available for assembling and repairing sensitive antique instruments as well as assembling new instruments. The clamping pads apply pressure directly over the instrument’s ribs to prevent damage to the edges of the top and back. The accuracy with which the clamps can be set means significantly less clamping pressure is needed than when using conventional clamps. The toxin free plastic material used repels glue, is resistant to wear and flexible to prevent marking the surfaces of the instrument. The pads slide along grooves in the length of the spindles to allow quick adjustment of the clamp. The reversible upper pads allow the clamps to be also used for gluing the ribs to the back of the instrument.
Opening 60 – 160 mm.
Set contains the following products:
735631 Herdim® Cello Assembly Clamp for Upper and Lower Bout, Blue
735632 Herdim® Cello Assembly Clamp for Corners, Red
735633 Herdim® Cello Assembly Clamp for Inner Bout, Yellow