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Clamps are used in a wide variety of industries such as welding, automotive, and many more, contact us today to learn more about the benfits of clamps.

Adjustable Toggle Clamp

Adjustable Toggle Clamp

An adjustable toggle clamp and toggle clamps, in general, have a variety of names. They can be known as hold-down clamps, quick release clamp, and over-center clamp among some of the names. Essentially a toggle clamp is a fastening device composed of a handle, a holding bar, and a linkage system. Also, once it is fully engaged, the clamp becomes locked, until released. There are usually five main categories of adjustable toggle clamps.

Main Adjustable Toggle Clamp Categories

There are many advantages is using a toggle clamp. First of all, there is a time-saving advantage. The clamping and releasing action are quick and easy which saves time. In addition, durability is another great advantage. Our clamps are rugged and durable which can withstand any workload for years to come. Another great advantage is the low maintenance to maintain a toggle clamp. Usually, no maintenance is required to keep the clamps working, but a small drop of lubricating oil may help from time to time.

Lapeer Toggle Clamp Cost Advantage

Finally, one of the best advantages is the cost savings of using a toggle clamp. At Lapeer Manufacturing, our clamps are reasonably priced and will last you a very long time. There is no better return on investment when it comes to your tools and equipment. Also, we offer tax exempt status for our customers that qualify.  If you would like to learn more about our clamps or would like to inquire about a bulk order discount, please contact us today or give us a call at 1-800-826-1428.

Here at Lapeer Manufacturing Company, we can provide you with the best clamps you need for your industry. Our clamps are used in a wide variety of industries such as automotive, aerospace, welding and many more.

Stainless Steel Clamp Manufacturers

Stainless Steel Clamp Manufacturers

At Lapeer Manufacturing Company we strive to be one of the nation’s best clamp suppliers. Located in Lapeer, Michigan, we have become on of the leading clamp suppliers in Michigan. Also, we are one of the leading stainless steel clamp manufacturers as well. Clamps produced in stainless steel benefit from many advantages. Some of the advantages of stainless steel include:

  • Corrosion Resistance
  • Ease of Fabrication
  • Strength
  • Temperature Resistance
  • Aesthetic Appeal

Lapeer Is One Of The Best Stainless Steel Clamp Manufacturers

By producing clamps with stainless steel it provides a certain layer of corrosion resistance. This benefits you if you around things such as acids, chloride or alkaline solutions. Another great benefit of a stainless steel clamp is the long-lasting life. At Lapeer Manufacturing we pride ourselves in building quality clamps that will last a very long time. Why bother with cheap clamps from our competitors, when you can own a quality Lapeer Clamp.

As you can see there are plenty of advantages in stainless steel, but what exactly is stainless steel made of? Stainless steel is steel with a 10% or more addition of chromium. With the addition of chromium, it allows for the build up of an invisible chromium oxide film to develop on the top layer of the steel.  When other additional elements are added such as nitrogen, nickel or molybdenum it increases the corrosion resistance.

As one of the leading stainless steel clamp manufacturers in the country, the clear choice is Lapeer. We have heavy-duty clamps for those larger jobs from our Wolverine line. Our Wolverine line is for a larger more rugged workload. While our Knu-Vise clamp line is for the more everyday tasks. No matter what type of clamp you buy from Lapeer, know that you are getting a durable and rugged clamp that will last you for years to come.

Industries Using Lapeer Manufacturing Clamps

Clamp Use In Industries

Lapeer Manufacturing has been one of the nation’s leading clamp distributor for decades. Our clamps are used in a wide variety of industries from tool and die to trailer manufacturing industry, with the sturdy construction and dependability of our clamps, Lapeer Manufacturing is the first choice in many industries. Clamps are a important component in the metal manufacturing and construction fields. Our heavy-duty clamps help maintain consistent pressure to keep items in place for long periods of time while preventing deforming and warping.

Lapeer Manufacturing clamps are used in these industries:

  • Industrial Fabrication
  • Construction
  • Tool & Die
  • Trailer Manufacturers
  • Mining
  • Plumbing
  • And Many More!

Nationwide Clamp Distributors for Industries

Lapeer Manufacturing has been a clamp manufacturers since 1946, and our clamps are used all over the country. We supply toggle clamps and other types of clamps to areas such as Chicago, New York, Boston, Columbus and other major areas.  Lapeer Manufacturing Company offers two brands, Knu-Vise and Wolverine. Knu-Vise is the original line of clamps produced since 1946. The Knu-Vise line offers Air Operated, Hold Down, Linear and Squeeze Clamps, these clamps offer superior performance at a great value.

The other line of clamps we offer are the Wolverine line, which was acquired in 2009. The Wolverine line has Air Operated, Hold Down and Linear clamps. Wolverine clamps are built for heavy-duty service, created from quality drop forged and billet components, these rugged, durable clamps will get the job done no matter the size. Wolverine clamps are capable of huge holding capacities that provides the peace of mind you have the right clamp for the job.

Companies such as Tridan International, use our clamps to help build their machines.

If already own a Lapeer Manufacturing clamp, but you are just looking for accessories for it, we can help you find the right part. We sell accessories for almost all our clamps, just visit our accessories page and you can find parts for Knu-vise or Wolverine clamps. If you have any questions about Lapeer Manufacturing clamps you can contact us or give us a call at 1.800.826.1428.

C-Clamps Michigan

C-1200 C-Clamp

C-clamps have a multitude of uses in a variety of industries. C-clamps are sometimes referred to as a G-clamps or G-cramps, the name is a result from the overall look of the clamp. The clamp itself can look like a C, hence the name. C-clamps are typically used to hold two objects together. Technically there is a difference where G-cramps (from the word Cramp Iron) are devices that uses a screw mechanism to force together objects. However, they are often used interchangeably. C-clamps are usually considered very similar to Pliers, but c-clamps are physically larger and can handle larger work loads.

If you are looking for C-Clamps, then you have come to the right place. Lapeer Manufacturing Company in Michigan, has two product lines with considerable on hand inventory of c-clamps, that you may need for your next project.  The great thing about c-clamps is that they are portable, yet can be easily mounted to a work area if needed.  As a leading supplier of c-clamps in Michigan, the midwest, the U.S. and Internationally, we have the clamps you need and can fulfill small or large orders with corresponding price points.

Reliable C-Clamps

Our c-clamps are available a wide variety of jaw openings and depths. Lapeer Manufacturing c-clamps also come equipped with a lower and upper spindle for adjusting clamping thickness. Our clamps can handle all sorts of capacity from 1200 lbs to 2400 lbs, we have reliable and durable clamps. Of course, Lapeer Manufacturing offers a wide range of clamps, not just c-clamps. We also carry  Air Operated, Hold Down, Linear, Squeeze and much more!

With such well known brands as Knu-Vise and Wolverine Tool, you can be assured that Lapeer Manufacturing Company provides high quality, heavy-duty C-clamps at competitive prices.

If you are ready to order C-Clamps, view our extensive clamp products online where you can purchase directly or give us a call at 800.826.1428 and see why Lapeer Manufacturing Michigan a U.S. manufacturer, is the best place to purchase all your clamps!

Use our clamp selector guide to find clamps and accessories by several different factors.