Adams & Co. Anvil Vise

In the 1890 Railroad, Telegraph and Steamship Builders' Directory​, A. L. Adams of Cedar Rapids, IA is listed as a Vise Manufacturer.

Referenced in the 1904 Iron Age Directory in Dubuque, IA.

Listed in the 1922 Engineering  Directory  under Vises for Drill Presses, Milling Machines and Shapers (Models: Diamond), Machinists (Models: Adams)

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Patent #305037 - Anvil Vise, Albert L. Adams - 1884

Trade Names & Brands

  • Diamond (Bench)

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This advertisement is for the Adams Diamond Vise and from the July 27, 1895 edition of Iron Age.