Toolsday Giveaway: Win a Jawhorse Workstation

Last Toolsday, we posted a photo of a rectangular object with scalloped edges and asked you to tell us what it is.  Most people thought it was some kind of form or mold – we had guesses ranging from making pasta to cutting sod. But not too many people guessed the true material the mystery tool was designed to cut: leather.  

We randomly picked one winner from all the comments and that winner is jellybean22, who thought it was a brick mold.  Congrats Mr. or Ms. jellybean22, you have one week to reply to our email before we pick another winner.

For next week’s giveaway, take a look at the gadget pictured on the left, then post a comment (click “comments” above) and tell us what it is.  Next Tuesday we will randomly pick one of the comments from this post and that lucky person will receive a Rockwell RK900 Jawhorse.  The portable Jawhorse workstation can clamp up to 1 ton of anything you can imagine, letting you work hands-free no matter what you’re working on or where you’re working. Its solid all-steel construction provides exceptional strength and there are no moving plastic parts to break. The Jawhorse folds down to about the size of a piece of carry-on luggage. so you can easily tuck it away when the job is done.

On a different note: Is your kitchen in need of a facelift but you’re short on funds?  We’ve got some creative ways to re-do your backsplash that will cost you less than $50.  Plus, we’ve got kitchen storage projects for all DIY skill levels.  

On Tuesday, January 24, we will select the winner of the Rockwell Jawhorse workstation then start up a new giveaway for another tool, which will be given away the Tuesday after that.

You have until January 24, 2012, 2:00pm (ET) to enter to win the Rockwell Jawhorse

Official Rules.

2,877 Responses

  1. dc1957 says:

    this is a bottle capper to cap beer bottles

  2. Amber says:

    Midevil torture device used for breaking fingers, or a bottling tool.

  3. bgfh says:

    It looks like an old shoe making devise.

  4. Mark says:

    a press of some kind

  5. Susan Tyler says:

    Hahahaha! who knows! A doorstop maybe.

  6. Dave says:

    pipe cutter

  7. DAWN HARTMAN says:

    It's gotta hold a dog leash at the dinner table… LOL

  8. daniel ziemer says:

    looks like a form of a clamp that maybe a jeweler or a dentist

  9. Mike says:

    Old school tool used to put a tire on a rim

  10. Jeff Vogel says:

    Looks like a tool that a cobbler would use to work on leather shoes or maybe a horse saddle.

  11. dawn says:

    a pipe holder?

  12. elaine says:

    what gives???????????????

  13. Wayne Hicks says:

    hat and pipe cutter for short person :-0

  14. Dave C says:

    has to be a bottle opener

  15. JeremiahNoack says:

    It puts rivets on stuff…

  16. Larry Tichy says:

    Have no idea – kind of looks like handcuffs?

  17. Kris says:

    Its a bottle opener

  18. stephen says:

    jewelry anvil

  19. Donna Leming says:

    Some kind of a heat press

  20. jerry says:

    this is a tool for inserting rivits in leather, used by a leather crafer.

  21. Francisclara says:

    A jeweler's clamp.

  22. Jeff Gabby says:

    concrete block mold

  23. bernardina1 says:

    some type of cutting tool

  24. Lyle says:

    Pipe holder for welder

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