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Fred Mertz

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My new tying vise
« on: August 23, 2014, 03:29:01 PM »
Just picked up this "new" tying vise today.



It's a Herter's No. 11, which I believe were made in the 40's.
Makes me really appreciate my Dyna King.   ;D

But, it was too cool to pass up.
Will let you all know how it works.



Steve Howard

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Re: My new tying vise
« Reply #1 on: August 23, 2014, 03:42:02 PM »
Very cool Fred. You have to tie a dry fly on that vise.
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Re: My new tying vise
« Reply #2 on: August 24, 2014, 08:05:16 AM »
Nice find! Soak it in a 50/50 mixture of vinegar and water to remove some of the rust and then oil it.
Hope to cross paths soon.

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Re: My new tying vise
« Reply #3 on: August 24, 2014, 08:08:37 AM »
Should you really want to clean it up I can bead blast it at work.