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Heads Up-Possible Great Deal on new Red-J-Vice #1065


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#1 Flat Rock native

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Posted 14 December 2017 - 12:43 PM

All- FYI

 

Just found out the Ebay price on J-Vice, which I can strongly recommend, and will review on another thread soon, is currently priced at $450 in the auction.  This is a $700.00 + package.  I contacted Seller, with whom I have no association, to find out why it was being sold.  The stated reasons are personal financial concerns and no dissatisfaction with product.  I can find the quick link to the product is anyone is interest, and having difficulty.  Sale ends Saturday.

 

May still be in the packaging, Seller out of Northern Colorado.

 

Hoping this is not a forum member, because I just big-footed your sale.

 

[Or maybe increased advertising]

 

I also have no  association with J-Smit or Wasatch, and confess to bias in favor of J-Vice, because of my experience.

 

Also love several other brands, FWIW


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#2 mikechell

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Posted 14 December 2017 - 01:11 PM

Trying to find that vise using your subject line ... doesn't work.  

 

In fact, I don't get a J-vise, no matter what I type in.


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#3 mvendon

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Posted 14 December 2017 - 01:27 PM

Trying to find that vise using your subject line ... doesn't work.  

 

In fact, I don't get a J-vise, no matter what I type in.

 

 I think this is the one he wrote about .



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Posted 14 December 2017 - 01:43 PM

Trying to find that vise using your subject line ... doesn't work.  

 

In fact, I don't get a J-vise, no matter what I type in.

try Jvise instead of J-vise... that silly hyphen... just sayin'...

 

 

Trying to find that vise using your subject line ... doesn't work.  

 

In fact, I don't get a J-vise, no matter what I type in.

 

 I think this is the one he wrote about .

 

That's the one... to include the oak tying platform...


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#5 Flat Rock native

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Posted 14 December 2017 - 02:33 PM

Trying to find that vise using your subject line ... doesn't work.  
 
In fact, I don't get a J-vise, no matter what I type in.


Try seller search at bluesmik
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Posted 14 December 2017 - 02:35 PM

very nice vise!



#7 mikechell

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Posted 14 December 2017 - 02:39 PM

tjm and mc both gave good references ... the one above works.  That is a pretty piece of equipment.  

I am sure someone will pay the money.


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#8 Gene L

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Posted 14 December 2017 - 04:37 PM

That's an opening bid at $450.  And this is the time of the year for a seller's market.  We'll see how it goes.



#9 Flat Rock native

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Posted 15 December 2017 - 03:04 PM

1 bid, still at $450, a steal.

 

Have not tried every vise but a bunch.  If I tied for a living, i.e. guide, commercial, dabbler but selling;  This is the first one I would buy because it does many things so well.

 

FWIW, the others are Nor-Vise, HMH tube, and Harbor Freight (or Vise-Grips) for anything larger than the first 3 will easily handle. 2 cents


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Posted 15 December 2017 - 03:48 PM

1 bid, still at $450, a steal.
 
Have not tried every vise but a bunch.  If I tied for a living, i.e. guide, commercial, dabbler but selling;  This is the first one I would buy because it does many things so well.
 
FWIW, the others are Nor-Vise, HMH tube, and Harbor Freight (or Vise-Grips) for anything larger than the first 3 will easily handle. 2 cents


And, My J Vise easily handles 7/0 Mustad duratins
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#11 Mogup

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Posted 16 December 2017 - 10:16 AM

I was tempted but Christmas time is a tough time to spend that kind of money on myself. Beautiful vise
and lots of good tying to the new owner.

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Posted 16 December 2017 - 10:18 AM

That's an opening bid at $450.  And this is the time of the year for a seller's market.  We'll see how it goes.


Sold US $536, 5 bids. Hope winner was one of ours, betting there is some Seller's remorse.
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Posted 16 December 2017 - 12:39 PM

Surprised it got that high, most would be like Mogup just before Christmas. Seller remorse is possible.