Pony clamps

  • Advertise with us

« back to Coffee Lounge forum

Forum topic by pontic posted 07-20-2017 10:51 PM 681 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View pontic's profile


801 posts in 1493 days

07-20-2017 10:51 PM

2016 Pony closed it’s doors. No more Pony products. Shame. I liked their stuff.

-- Illigitimii non carburundum sum

3 replies so far

View SuperCubber's profile


1145 posts in 3169 days

#1 posted 07-21-2017 01:20 PM

Here is a thread about that:

Here is another thread about their clamps coming back:

-- Joe | Spartanburg, SC | "To give anything less than your best is to sacrafice the gift." - Steve Prefontaine

View DrDirt's profile


4614 posts in 4627 days

#2 posted 07-21-2017 01:24 PM

May 2016 they suspended operations.

But there was a thread on here about them being purchased some months ago.

Greatstar purchased their assets – - June 2017

Will see what they do…. Expect there will now be orange Chinese Pony clamps.
hope that they keep to the quality of the originals.

from the article:
GreatStar’s new line of Jorgensen and Pony products will be available in August. Readers also may appreciate knowing that many former products will be among these offerings. Smith says a sampling of those include Jorgensen handscrews, bar clamps, clamp pads, bench dogs, miter boxes/saws and woodworker’s vises. Within the Pony brand, there will be three-way edging clamps, band clamps, C-clamps, spring and hold-down clamps, clamp fixtures and pads, corner and framing clamps, press screws, vises and cabinet claws.

-- “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” Mark Twain

View DocSavage45's profile


9019 posts in 3727 days

#3 posted 07-21-2017 07:33 PM

Hoping that the quality will be the same. Harbor Freight made some decent copies a few years ago but then upgraded the design and used paint instead of chrome.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics