This is the bullet machinist bench vise. It has 3 1/2 wide jaws.The jaw grips can be removed and replaced when needed. This vise was found in an old backyard work shed at an estate sale. This has the sturdy 4 hole (hardware not included) mounting swivel base for your work bench, with an anvil area on the back. This heavy duty vise has Schiller Park Illinois U. The numbers on the key guide rail is marked 12/68. The vise itself is in very good shape for it's age and overall in great clean condition. Some other numbers on the inside mechanism gear read 101088. No cracks, welds or needed repairs required. You will see in the photo's it has light imperfections scratching, nicks, gouges, scuffing, smudges, small pitting, a little surface rust, and paint chipping. The vice jaws are in good shape. Jaws are in alignment together and close tight.
Rotates properly with ease and all parts tightens and locks down correctly and opens and closes smoothly as it should. Not sure if it was repainted. It still has that awesome patina look to it.Tons of work left using this vise. Great for blacksmiths, Machining machinist shop, metal work, welding, you name it. It will serve you well for any job. It's solid & strong and ready to go to work or maybe a worthy addition to your vise collection. Note, the handle has a slight bend to it, but still functions properly. The jaws opens to approximately 5 1/2. Vise is 20" long from end to end while opened up or 15" long with jaws closed. I lubricated all moving parts before reassembling. I have lots of pictures from every angle so that you can accurately view each position. I do this in an effort to ensure that you are satisfied with your item. So please refer to the photos for a more accurate representation of condition and description. The item "Vintage Wilton USA Bullet 3 1/2 Vise withSwivel Base, Pipe Jaws, Anvil, Working" is in sale since Friday, August 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Tools, Hardware & Locks\Tools\Carpentry, Woodworking\Vises, Clamps". The seller is "faithcoach6" and is located in Waterford, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States.