A “Clamp” is a mechanical fastening tool specially used to Clasp or secure materials, tightly to avoid movement when an inward pressure is applied during work. The material is placed temporarily on a Clamp work is done on it. It is generally made up of Cast Iron or Steel which provides the greatest strength to the Clamp.
There are many types of Clamping style tools, some of them are
One-handed bar clamps,
Ratchet-action band clamp,
Deep-throat bar clamp,
Some of the Advantages are
It has perfect grip and hold tightly the object.
It has an adjustable lever, can be adjusted as per need.
It is simple, portable and easy to store.
No friction or slip, which may cause damage to the workpiece material.
Some of the Applications are
In carpentry works.
Metal finishing works.
In welding the metals.
In furniture making.
In Wood works.