Who invented Vise-Grips?

Answer Bill Petersen, a blacksmith from Denmark, invented the first Vise-Grip locking pliers in 1924. He came up with the idea when he needed an extra pair of hands in his workshop. In 1934 Petersen start... Read More »

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When were gymnastics grips invented?

Gymnastics grips help both male and female gymnasts have a better grip on the bars. Women use grips on the uneven parallel bars. Men use grips on the high bar, the rings and the parallel bars. Men'... Read More »

When were gymnastics leather grips invented?

According to the United States Patent and Trademark Office, the earliest patent documented for the gymnastic grip invention was August 14, 1994. Mark P. Goodson, the inventor, initially filed the p... Read More »

How to Change Motorcycle Grips to ISO-Grips?

ISO-grips for motorcycles can absorb vibrations conducted to the handle during driving, which makes them ideal for beating hand fatigue during long drives. They are designed with soft, non-slip sur... Read More »

What Is a Pin Vise?

A pin vise is a tool that can be used to complete craft and home projects that require precise movements in small spaces. They can be purchased at craft, hobby and jewelry stores. D... Read More »